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Toaster.exe caused unexpected shutdown

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    Toaster.exe caused unexpected shutdown


    Hi,

    I have a Dell Inspiron 7537 running Windows 8 64bit. 8GB RAM, i7 processor. A little while ago it suddenly shut off. I went and checked the event viewer and got the info below. I think Toaster.exe is Dell's Backup and Recovery software, is that correct? Can anyone give me more insight into the error? I did not see any BSOD. Thanks!

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    First, you'd have to take ownership of C:\Windows\Minidump, then enter that folder to see if there are any crash dumps there.

    Let us know if that folder even exists or not, and if there are files in it or not.

    Best to see if there is an update to Dell's backup software and install it if so, for now.
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    Thank you, I will do that and post again!
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