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BSOD, computer freezing at random times

  1. #1

    Posts : 28
    Windows 8 Pro with Media Center

    BSOD, computer freezing at random times


    I woke up to a BSOD and i'm not sure what could be causing the problem. My computer would freeze for a few seconds then resume at random times. I have attached the files.

    thanks in advance!

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2

    Posts : 34
    Windows 8.1 Enterprise x64

    The BSoD was caused by the following driver:

    JMicron JMB36X Controller

    fffff880`00ec1000 fffff880`00ee2000 jraid Mon Sep 17 08:50:31 2012 (5056C837)

    You also have several drivers loaded which predates Windows 8:

    GFI Boot Time Operations Driver (VIPRE Antivirus driver?)
    fffff880`00fe2000 fffff880`00fe9000 gfibto Fri Sep 02 03:31:28 2011 (4E6031F0)

    Nokia Internet Stick CS-18 Wireless Modem Device
    fffff880`0148e000 fffff880`014ab000 nokia_cs1x_dc_enum Thu Apr 22 16:03:08 2010 (4BD0571C)

    fffff880`0425f000 fffff880`04266000 lmimirr Wed Apr 11 00:32:45 2007 (461C108D)
    fffff880`188cd000 fffff880`188e0000 LMIRfsDriver Mon Jul 14 18:26:56 2008 (487B7E50)

    CyberLink Blu-ray Disc Suite
    fffff880`186ff000 fffff880`188b7000 rikvm_9EC60124 Thu Apr 29 04:26:32 2010 (4BD8EE58)
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #3

    Posts : 28
    Windows 8 Pro with Media Center

    Thank you so much Tobias!

    Had a problem with the JMicron Controller in the past. I'm fed up with it, and i'll find a better controller hopefully. The driver I have installed said in the README that it was the final version being released for Windows 8. It's really hard to find to find a IDE/SATA controller though.

    As for the other drivers; LogMeIn is updated, Nokia Internet Stick i'll uninstall no need nor there is no updates, Cyberlink works fine and to upgrade would cost me money (if it works why upgrade?) and I have absolutely no clue what "GFI Boot Time Operations Driver", I use only the Windows Defender and Malwarebytes Anti-Malware in the background. Perhaps that could be my old McAfee I had installed. If you have any idea, let me know.

    Also, I took out the controller card, had no issues and no freezing. I had more BSoD after but my system has been completely stable since I've removed the card
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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