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    Win 8 Crash

    I think I mentioned this a long time ago, but cannot find thread. I have just had a Win 8 crash on my pc.

    'Your pc encountered a problem' and 'kernel security' is mentioned but no error number. After rebooting itself it asks me to wend problem report to Mickeysoft which I did. It does not occur very often but has approx. 3-4 times now. I was in Facebook at the time trying to reply to a question.

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    Maryland USA
    Posts : 758
    Windows 8 & Windows 7 Dual Boot

    If you can go to this link and follow its suggestions, we might be able to help you.

    This link will show you how to gather the data needed to analyze your crashes.

    Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) Posting Instructions

    What USB devices do you have connected to your system?
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    Sloe Deth, Californicatia
    Posts : 3,908
    Windows 8 Pro with Media Center/Windows 7

    Also take into consideration, using Hiren's Boot CD to check the health of your hard drive after these kinds of crashes. I am going to make this into a tutorial for using Hiren's Boot CD to check your full disk surface. Any time you get a System Freeze or a Blue Screen, it is either caused by a drive that has developed "Read Element Failure" or the freeze/crash itself has CAUSED Read Element Failure. Windows 8 cannot fix this, you have to use external 3rd party drive testing tools.

    Repairing a Hosed Windows 8 Boot
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