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I was very ticked off after down loading new updates and BSoD appeared. Going to try and install service pack 1, see if that works now. My computer crashed repeatedly for two days, both in Safe Mode and after I restored it. The HP tech told me the've seen a lot of these and also told me that M/S has withdrawn this update. (Really? have a peek at these guys

When I got to list the updates, it doesn't show updates for windows, only things like office, silverlight, etc. THANK YOU! Long story short.. Ok, I have tried method1 and it works Beautifully. http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f299/solved-bsod-after-sp2-install-430520.html

General Discussion BSOD after install . I then saw the “It is now safe to remove…” and clicked on the “OK” button. If it doesn't crash for you, then let it run for at least 36 hours of continuous operation (an estimate on my part). Anyway, here's my system specs: OS Name Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate Version 6.1.7600 Build 7600 Other OS Description Not Available OS Manufacturer Microsoft Corporation System Name DREN System Manufacturer Gigabyte Technology

If you're still having difficulties, I would recommend trying a free antivirus program as an alternative. Not sure how to proceed. Evan Wondrasek Windows Update KB973879 has been identified as the specific update causing the error, but it appears that some users may have experienced blue screens with other updates as well. I'm trying to finish my latest system, an APU build, and I've been getting some BSODs, halfway between random and patterned.

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Every thing ok now again. Click the "System Protection" tab in the following window. 4. Aditya Goel hi EVAN thanks a ton for the post…. Quit Registry Editor. 7.

I'm at work right now but I remember seeing 0x0000007E and 0x00000050. Locate and then click the following registry key: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Intelppm 4. I have checked for such update, but the only one I have that's close to what you show is (KB973874). aditya goel Hi, thanks a ton for your help and cudos!!

Thanks again. More about the author Then, shut down, remove that component, reboot to normal, go online to find updated drivers for that component that are XP SP2 compatible and have them ready to install when asked My DELL Studio is one month old and on Aug 24, i renewed and upgraded Norton. I received 4 updates at the same time: KB973879, KB973874, KB970653, and KB972036.

They have officially said that the new version should not cause any problems, but it might not be a bad idea to wait a week or so just to verify that Either that or Windows Update wants to make an excuse and stop the installation halfway and then spit out a random error code. Many thanks again Barb Hi Evan, Just used your fix (see post above) and it worked like a charm. check my blog When I got to list the updates, it doesn't show updates for windows, only things like office, silverlight, etc.

i have a new HP dv6. Keep up the GREAT work! Plus, I have never gotten that blue screen before.

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Then, try to boot. I have also disabled automatic updates. Step 4: Locate Update for Microsoft Windows (KB973879) in the list of updates.  You can sort by name for easier searching by clicking the Name column.  Click Uninstall at the top On monday, my HP Dv 4 did its automatic update and then shut down. 6 hours later, I turned it on, it started up normally, I logged in, and then 2

Locate KB973879 in the list (if it exists), right click it, and select "Hide Update". Also confirm if a memory.dmp file is created in c:\windows   Thanks Shashank   Tuesday, March 11, 2008 3:55 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote   All of Saw the picture of your office…..hope it gets better! news Microsoft Customer Support Microsoft Community Forums Windows Client   Sign in United States (English) Brasil (Português)Česká republika (Čeština)Deutschland (Deutsch)España (Español)France (Français)Indonesia (Bahasa)Italia (Italiano)România (Română)Türkiye (Türkçe)Россия (Русский)ישראל (עברית)المملكة العربية السعودية (العربية)ไทย (ไทย)대한민국 (한국어)中华人民共和国

Please share the same with us.   Thanks Shashank Monday, May 26, 2008 6:17 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote This is my update to the problem with As soon as I uninstalled it (had to do all of this in Safe Mode) and rebooted it worked fine. RAM - Test with Memtest86+ 2-Driver verifier Quote: I'd suggest that you first backup your data and then make sure you've got access to another computer so you can contact us Tech Reviews Tech News Tech How To Tech Buying Advice Laptop Reviews PC Reviews Printer Reviews Smartphone Reviews Tablet Reviews Wearables Reviews PC & Laptop Storage Reviews Antivirus Reviews Best Tech

answers? u r a true life saver…. Your fix worked perfectly to remove the problem. Graeme Hi Evan, i hope you can help me.

I followed a MS help article to a Hotfix (KB947821) and that went through. Also, the Vaio update page has recognized this as a FAQ and can instruct you. He deserves every point he has. Could you post those updates?

You guys are life savers! Please run these two tests to verify your memory and find which driver is causing the problem. 1-Memtest. With my laptop being only 4 weeks old, do I even need this update? I'm going to run ChkDsk soon.

thank you Guest I have a dv4 and it worked. Mikayla THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU!!!!!!!!!!!