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Background Host Crash - Numerous times a day

  1. #11

    The error is not hardware related. I have the latest firmware for my SSD drive, and my BIOS is up to date. If I didn't mention, I was going to mention that I doubt it's hardware related. Anyone else have any other solution besides programs that I need to remove ?

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  2. #12

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    Viewing through Windows 7, me like-a-discuss 8 though

    Daemon Tools is known to cause BSOD's in Windows systems. If you choose to leave it installed, that's up to you.
    HotSpotShield is known to cause BSOD's in Windows systems. If you choose to leave it installed, that's up to you.

    The above two sentences made by Usasma are highly valuable and correct. They should be considered before further evaluating the machine for any problems.

    With those gone (along with sptd.sys as described, too), I wouldn't be surprised if the system stabilizes completely in all aspects. If not, you'd be one step closer.
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  3. #13

    Neither of those tools are installed any longer.
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  4. #14

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    Viewing through Windows 7, me like-a-discuss 8 though

    Wise move, even just for troubleshooting purposes.

    How are things going now?

    I recommend PowerIso as a substitute for Daemon Tools. It won't ever crash the system.
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    Win8.1Pro - Finally!!!

    Thanks Mookalookabutu ! The system won't let me rep you again.
    I'll leave this topic in your capable hands.
    Good luck to you JerometheGiraff
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  6. #16

    Background Host continues to crash
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  7. #17

    This is frustrating, finding a needle in a haystack to what is the cause of this.

    Edit: If anyone else is experiencing this problem, I was informed to wait for a Windows8 Service Pack, hopefully it is fixed
    Last edited by JerometheGiraff; 22 May 2013 at 15:29.
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