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  1. #1

    Posts : 7
    Windows 8 Pro x64


    Hi, I installed Windows 8 not long ago and I often get a DPC_WATCHDOG_VIOLATION BSOD on shut downs.

    Can somebody help me on this?

    Many thanks in advance!

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  2. #2

    Posts : 634
    Windows 8.1 professional x64 + WMC

    ********************************************************************************                                                                             *
    *                        Bugcheck Analysis                                    *
    *                                                                             *
    The DPC watchdog detected a prolonged run time at an IRQL of DISPATCH_LEVEL
    or above.
    Arg1: 0000000000000001, The system cumulatively spent an extended period of time at
    	DISPATCH_LEVEL or above. The offending component can usually be
    	identified with a stack trace.
    Arg2: 0000000000000780, The watchdog period.
    Arg3: 0000000000000000
    Arg4: 0000000000000000
    Debugging Details:
    BUGCHECK_STR:  0x133
    PROCESS_NAME:  dwm.exe
    TAG_NOT_DEFINED_c000000f:  FFFFF801D4C3EFB0
    LAST_CONTROL_TRANSFER:  from fffff801d3e548ab to fffff801d3cfa740
    fffff801`d4c3e8d8 fffff801`d3e548ab : 00000000`00000133 00000000`00000001 00000000`00000780 00000000`00000000 : nt!KeBugCheckEx
    fffff801`d4c3e8e0 fffff801`d3d25e51 : 00000000`0020ed31 fffff801`d3f76180 fffff801`d4c3ea40 fffff780`00000320 : nt! ?? ::FNODOBFM::`string'+0x13ca8
    fffff801`d4c3e960 fffff801`d3c36e94 : ffffffff`ffd0dc08 fffff801`d3c6050b ffffffff`ffd0dc08 fffff801`d3c6050b : nt!KeUpdateRunTime+0x51
    fffff801`d4c3e990 fffff801`d3cf3b2e : ffffffff`ffd01000 fffffb48`ed3d890e fffff801`d3c60580 fffffb48`fac5eab1 : hal!HalpTimerClockInterrupt+0x50
    fffff801`d4c3e9c0 fffff801`d3c3fbe2 : fffff801`d3c320e0 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000000 : nt!KiInterruptDispatchLBControl+0x1ce
    fffff801`d4c3eb58 fffff801`d3c320e0 : 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000000 : hal!HalpTscQueryCounter+0x2
    fffff801`d4c3eb60 fffff880`01196f27 : fffffa80`0e05bb29 fffffa80`0e05bb29 fffff801`d4c3ee00 fffff801`d3f76180 : hal!HalpTimerStallExecutionProcessor+0x131
    fffff801`d4c3ebf0 fffff880`0119835d : fffffa80`0e05bb78 fffff801`d4c3ee00 fffffa80`0e05c4c0 fffff801`d4c3ef01 : storahci!P_NotRunning+0xe7
    fffff801`d4c3ec20 fffff880`01199b45 : fffffa80`0e05bb78 fffffa80`0e046830 00000000`00000003 00000000`00000000 : storahci!AhciPortReset+0x29
    fffff801`d4c3ec50 fffff880`01199c4a : fffffa80`0e05bb78 fffffa80`0e05bb78 00000000`00000000 fffff944`bf2fa2bf : storahci!PortBusChangeProcess+0x95
    fffff801`d4c3ecc0 fffff801`d3d21fd8 : fffff801`d4c3ee00 fffff801`d3f78f00 fffffa80`0ca14d28 fffff801`d4c3ef30 : storahci!AhciPortBusChangeDpcRoutine+0x76
    fffff801`d4c3ed00 fffff801`d3d215d0 : fffff801`d3f76180 fffff880`031ff6e0 fffffa80`0ca95040 00000000`00000004 : nt!KiExecuteAllDpcs+0x198
    fffff801`d4c3ee40 fffff801`d3d20fc5 : 00000000`00000000 fffff801`d3f76180 fffff880`0ed7eb80 fffff880`03550d80 : nt!KiRetireDpcList+0xd0
    fffff801`d4c3efb0 fffff801`d3d20dc9 : 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000000 : nt!KxRetireDpcList+0x5
    fffff880`0ed7eac0 00000000`00000000 : 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000000 : nt!KiDispatchInterruptContinue
    fffff880`01196f27 fec3            inc     bl
    SYMBOL_NAME:  storahci!P_NotRunning+e7
    FOLLOWUP_NAME:  MachineOwner
    MODULE_NAME: storahci
    IMAGE_NAME:  storahci.sys
    FAILURE_BUCKET_ID:  0x133_ISR_storahci!P_NotRunning
    BUCKET_ID:  0x133_ISR_storahci!P_NotRunning
    Followup: MachineOwner
    Update your AHCI driver from manufacturer site
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #3

    Posts : 7
    Windows 8 Pro x64

    That solved my problem.

    I missed out that AHCI driver.

    Thanks a lot!
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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