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Blue screen on shutdown only

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by frankp, Apr 20, 2009.

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  1. frankp

    frankp Thread Starter

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    My computer bluescreens on shutdown only, probably 75% of the time. The error message is: DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL. This does not happen on a restart. When I go to shut down, sometimes it does, but usually it just hangs as windows is closing for a couple of minute & then displays a blue screen. I know the error indicates a driver issue, but how can I find out which one? It's done this since I built it. There is nothing in the event log to indicate a problem.

    Motherboard: Asus P5Q-E
    Processor: Core 2 Duo E8500
    Memory: 4GB
    Video cards: Radeon 3800 & 4550
    OS: Windows XP Pro SP-3
     
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