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Ntoskrnl.exe - constant restarts (BTW, Memtest passed)

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    Ntoskrnl.exe - constant restarts (BTW, Memtest passed)

    I've been facing constant problems with BSOD (Ntoskrnl.exe) today. It happened for the first time about a month ago when I tried to update Opera (12.16 -> 17.0) but after many, many restarts, trying to run Windows in a "Safe Mode", restoring recovery points finally Windows started to work.
    I haven't tried to update Opera since then.
    Today... I don't know what happened because I went away of a computer (yes, guys, it's possible ) for a few minutes and when I came back I saw BSOD with 'DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL' error. I tried to find a solution on the Internet but I still don't know what else to do.

    When I run system in a Safe Mode with a 5th option (Safe mode with networking) everything works but when I try to run Windows normally - same situation as previously (reboot)...

    I added dump file as an attachment (111313-10140-01.txt).
    Please change the extension (txt -> dmp). I wasn't able to upload .dmp file to this forum. The second file (debuglog.txt) was created in a following way:
    Type the following:
    kd z C:\Windows\memory.dmp (or the path to your .dmp file)
    Type the following:
    .logopen c:\debuglog.txt
    Type the following:
    .sympath srv*c:\symbols*
    Type the following:
    .reload;!analyze -v;r;kv;lmnt;.logclose;q
    I found above-mentioned steps on Reading a memory.dmp or other .dmp file - Scott Forsyth's Blog The last but not least... About a month ago (when I had the same problems) I run Memtest for a whole night and it found no problems. I haven't tested other hardware yet.
    Please help me with this issue.

    Thanks in advance.
    Last edited by Gziciel; 13 Nov 2013 at 16:43. Reason: Correcting syntax.

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Ntoskrnl.exe - constant restarts (BTW, Memtest passed)
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