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    Good morning,

    I was just greeted with a BSOD with the DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL tcpip.sys information

    This took me by surprise as the computer was built less than 2 weeks ago.

    Included is the request crash dump. It has my stumped.

    Attachment 58856

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  2. #2

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    Windows 10 Pro x64

    Uninstall Open HW monitor. Update audio drivers. Disable nVidia Streaming Kernel Service in services.msc
    I would suggest you to follow the below quote (Follow Note 2 first. If it does not work, follow note 1) -
    (Thanks Usasma!)At times the Killer Network Manager may cause BSOD problems:

    NOTE1:Link thanks to blueelvis (15Oct2014): This is a method for removing all the network software and only installing the driver. Perfect for those issues that can't be resolved any other way!

    NOTE2: See this link first: BSOD while playing on msi gt70 dragon edition 2 (thanks to kaelaan) It appears that the Killer Service problem was solved with the latest release of the Qualcomm versions of the drivers (so try updating to a version dated from later in 2014).
    The Qualcomm Atheros Killer Service/KillerNetManager is known to cause BSOD's. Please follow the workaround instructions here:

    First, open the Run dialog (Win + R keys) and type in "services.msc" (without the quotes) and press Enter
    Scroll down and locate the "Qualcomm Atheros Killer Service" and right click on it. Select "Stop"
    Right click on it again and this time select "Properties"
    In the dropdown box for "Startup type", select "Disabled", then click on the "OK" button at the bottom of the window

    Next, open Task Manager (right click on TaskBar and select "Task Manager")
    Click on the "More details" dropdown (if present)
    Click on the "Startup" tab
    Scroll down and locate the "KillerNetManager" entry, right click on it and select "Disable"
    There may also be an Install Shield (with the Killer gaming K next to it), if so Right click on it and select "Disable"
    Finally, restart the system in order for the changes to take affect.

    At times the Killer Network Manager will continue to load. If so, it's usually listed in the MSINFO32...Software Environment...Startup Programs section. If it is, please try this:

    It may be that the instructions aren't stopping everything.
    In some cases, there's a program running out of the Program Files/Program Files (x86) directory.
    "c:\program files\qualcomm atheros\killer network manager\killer~1.exe" (NOTE: killer~1.exe is most likely killernetmanager.exe)
    In other cases, there's a program running out of c:\windows\installer\{Long string of letters, numbers, and dashes}\networkmanager.exe_130c27d738f34c89bddf21bcfd74b56d.exe (the long string of letters and numbers may change)

    Here's some things to try
    1) Please see if there are any entries in the Startup tab of Task Manager that are related to Qualcomm/Atheros/Killer Network Manager (and NOT the card itself) and disable them (please let us know what you find) Be careful as the wrong selection can disable the network card.
    2) Check in "msconfig" for any entries that aren't in the Startup tab of Task Manager. Let us know if you find any Qualcomm/Atheros/Killer entries there (we'll disable them differently if they are there).
    3) Locate the "c:\program files\qualcomm atheros\killer network manager\killer~1.exe" and rename the .exe to .BAD (the killer~1 is actually a filename that starts with killer and ends with .exe) There will be an error in event viewer, but it'll stop the bugger from loading.
    4) Locate the "c:\windows\installer\{Long string of letters, numbers, and dashes}\networkmanager.exe_130c27d738f34c89bddf21bcfd74b56d.exe" entry and rename the last .exe to .BAD (the long string of letters and numbers may change)

    Just FYI - here are the MSI workaround instructions: MSI USA - Online Technical Support FAQ

    OpenHardwareMonitor.sys Sat Jul 26 15:29:37 2008  (488B26C1) 
    OpenHardwareMonitor.sys - this driver hasn't been added to  the DRT as of this run. Please search Google/Bing for the driver if additional  information is needed. 
    MBfilt64.sys Fri Jul 31  05:40:32 2009 (4A7267B0) 
    Realtek HiDefinition Audio driver (file  labelled as Creative Audio Driver) - Was found in the latest Win8 version  available from Realtek on 07Sep2013 
    LGVirHid.sys  Tue Nov 24 02:36:48 2009 (4B0B38B0) 
    Logitech Gamepanel Virtual  HID Device Driver 
    LGBusEnum.sys  Tue Nov 24 02:36:48 2009 (4B0B38B0) 
    Logitech Keyboard 
    ISCTD64.sys Tue Nov 27 20:52:34  2012 (50B51A02) 
    Intel Smart Connect Technology Driver 
    LGSHidFilt.Sys Thu May 30 17:16:33  2013 (51A76D51) 
    Logitech Gaming KMDF HID driver[br]KB or mouse 
    intelppm.sys Thu Aug 22  10:46:35 2013 (5215CFEB) 
    Intel Processor driver 
    e22w8x64.sys  Wed Mar 26 16:58:37 2014 (5332F92D) 
    Killer Networks Ethernet  Card. Driver dated Mon Dec 3 10:42:37 2012 (? and earlier) has Qualcomm Atheros  Killer Service BSOD issue. Workaround here:  [br][br]If the above workaround does not work, it is advised to install the  drivers only by following this post - 
    usbaud64.sys Tue Sep 2 10:36:58  2014 (540581AA) 
    usbaud64.sys - this driver hasn't been added to the DRT as  of this run. Please search Google/Bing for the driver if additional information  is needed. 
    TeeDriverx64.sys Tue Sep 23 22:01:14 2014 (5421D18A)  
    Intel Management Engine Interface driver 
    nvhda64v.sys Thu Oct 9  19:02:27 2014 (5436BFA3) 
    nVidia HDMI Audio Device (nForce chipset driver) 
    bwcW8x64.sys Fri Oct 17 00:21:16  2014 (544044DC) 
    Killer Bandwidth Control Filter Driver 
    nvvad64v.sys Thu Nov 20 16:33:54  2014 (546E09E2) 
    NVIDIA Virtual Audio Driver 
    RTKVHD64.sys Wed Dec 3 11:37:00  2014 (547EE7CC) 
    Realtek High Definition Audio Function Driver 
    NvStreamKms.sys Mon Jan 12 18:56:42 2015 (54B40ADA)  
    nVidia Streaming Kernel service - may cause BSOD in  Win8.1 systems (found in May 2014). Date/TimeStamp: Tue Apr 29 20:59:44 2014  (53604B00) MAY NOT BE A PROBLEM, this is a tenative posting - Appears that  April 29 driver is a problem, July 2014 drivers seem OK 
    nvlddmkm.sys Thu Feb 5  19:01:37 2015 (54D3B001) 
    nVidia Video drivers 
    nvvadarm.sys Thu Feb 5 19:24:46  2015 (54D3B56E) 
    NVIDIA Virtual Audio Driver 
    Debug session time: Sat  Mar 7 01:47:15.936 2015 (UTC + 1:00) 
    Loading Dump File  [C:\Users\Mihael\SysnativeBSODApps\030715-6234-01.dmp] 
    Built by:  9600.17630.amd64fre.winblue_r7.150109-2022 
    System Uptime: 0 days 1:57:26.630  
    *** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for bwcW8x64.sys 
    *** ERROR:  Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for bwcW8x64.sys  
    Probably caused by : bwcW8x64.sys ( bwcW8x64+ee43 ) 
    BugCheck D1, {a, 2,  0, fffff801df88b246} 
    BugCheck Info: DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL  (d1) 
    Bugcheck code 000000d1 
    Arg1: 000000000000000a,  memory referenced 
    Arg2: 0000000000000002, IRQL 
    Arg3: 0000000000000000,  value 0 = read operation, 1 = write operation 
    Arg4: fffff801df88b246,  address which referenced memory 
    PROCESS_NAME: chrome.exe 
    FAILURE_BUCKET_ID:  AV_bwcW8x64+ee43 
    MaxSpeed: 3300 
    CurrentSpeed: 3300 
    BiosVersion =  V12.7 
    BiosReleaseDate = 07/18/2014 
    SystemManufacturer = MSI  
    SystemProductName = MS-7816  
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