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    egistec es603 installed but failed to start in device manager

    i have been trying to get the es603 reader to be recognized by windows for the last 4 months, i have installed versions: 3.5.1.0, 3.4.29.0, 3.2.13.0 and still nothing works. they install fine but in device manager i get the following message: "This device is not working properly because Windows...
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    Windows 8, EgisTec ES603 fingerprint reader not working

    I have a Sager NP8651 / Clevo P650SE laptop running Windows 8.1 64-bit and while all other hardware works the fingerprint reader does not no mater which driver i use from the Clevo OEM site. what files do i need to upload or report to linclude to help this get resolved. I have contacted Sager...
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    Solved CLOCK_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT and DPC_WATCHDOG_VIOLATION issues

    yup that seems to be the culprit, but then microsoft has also released a patch KB4073576: "An update is available to fix the following issue that occurs after you install January 3, 2018—KB4056898 (Security-only update) or January 8, 2018—KB4056895 (Monthly Rollup): AMD devices fall into an...
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    Solved CLOCK_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT and DPC_WATCHDOG_VIOLATION issues

    i dont know if i should mark the thread as 'solved' because i dont believe that what i did is a true fix for the issues potentially caused by MS update KB4056895. should i keep this thread the way it is until MS releases a proper update/patch that covers spectre/meltdown without horrible BSOD...
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    Solved CLOCK_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT and DPC_WATCHDOG_VIOLATION issues

    i believe that it is due to a broken MS update, after uninstalling KB4056895 i was able to run multiple firefox tabs and 2 steam games (quite recent releases) at the same time for at least 2-3 hours without issues. i also found and will link the exact comment from a bleepingcomputer thread...
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    Solved CLOCK_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT and DPC_WATCHDOG_VIOLATION issues

    uninstalling updates seems to have fixed the issues for now :)
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    Solved CLOCK_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT and DPC_WATCHDOG_VIOLATION issues

    i just uninstalled 2018-01 Security Monthly Quality Rollup for Windows 8.1 for x64-based Systems (KB4056895) 2018-01 Security Update for Adobe Flash Player for Windows 8.1 for x64-based Systems (KB4056887) and patch kb4073576 now lets see what happens...
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    Solved CLOCK_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT and DPC_WATCHDOG_VIOLATION issues

    well it crashed again :( here is latest zip file
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    Solved CLOCK_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT and DPC_WATCHDOG_VIOLATION issues

    would these be useful reads? Careful with kb4056895 on windows 8.1 . Issue #132 . zeffy/wufuc . GitHub Microsoft yanks buggy Windows Meltdown/Spectre patches for AMD computers | Computerworld i installed microsoft patch kb4073576 now lets wait
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    Solved CLOCK_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT and DPC_WATCHDOG_VIOLATION issues

    i ran chkdsk /r and it seemed to complete fine without errors i have reuploaded the dm-machine.zip could you please check if nothing else obvious is potentially the issue, thank you.
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    Solved CLOCK_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT and DPC_WATCHDOG_VIOLATION issues

    acording to that reddit post it is potentially aused by the spectre/meltdown update microsoft pushed, if i am running ryzen 7 and b350 chipset will that cause issues, i do not want to try and remove updates before i at least get someone elses opinion.
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    Solved CLOCK_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT and DPC_WATCHDOG_VIOLATION issues

    if i run chkdsk /r will it check both partitions at once?
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    Solved CLOCK_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT and DPC_WATCHDOG_VIOLATION issues

    but i dont have any nvidia drivers as far as i know
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    Solved CLOCK_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT and DPC_WATCHDOG_VIOLATION issues

    I keep getting blue screen and the same error is caused by ntoskrnl.exe AND sometimes hal.dll i dont even have to open or run anything it will just crash after a while it evne crashed tryingto run the dm-info executable listed in the how to for BSOD error code is usually either: 0x00000101...
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