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BSOD while Shut down, error Driver Power State Failure

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    BSOD while Shut down, error Driver Power State Failure


    Hello,


    My computer was stuck in shut down twice and have received Driver Power State Failure BSOD.

    OS: Windows 8.1 32-bit.

    sfc /scannow -> clean
    Last edited by Herrmann; 20 Aug 2014 at 14:15.

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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    Blue Screen viewer points at ndis.sys and ntoskrnl.exe as culprits
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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    Win8.1Pro - Finally!!!


    Do you still need help with this?
    If so, Please provide this information so we can provide a complete analysis (from the Pinned Topic at the top of the forum): Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) Posting Instructions Please use Option 1 as it provides Event Viewer logs.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

BSOD while Shut down, error Driver Power State Failure
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