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Split second bluescreen ghost

Discussion in 'Windows 7' started by c4c4occurs, May 22, 2015.

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  1. c4c4occurs

    c4c4occurs Thread Starter

    May 22, 2015
    So I installed my windows updates. yay... Had no notification that I needed to restart but I enjoy doing so (helps my conscience i guess).

    Computer shut down normally (well normal for mine, since it has the force shutdown of a program it does not tell me what is, lol ignore that). Computer boots up. All fine and dandy. Windows screen shows its blue godliness. time ticks. time ticks some more. I start to question whats up...

    Finally! Login screen availible. I type my password, I enter. Everything normal.

    Then suddenly, popup: Windows error something something unexpected shutdown, click for more details etc. So for the poops and giggles i clicked for more details. read on there that it has apparently had a bluescreen. <,< you what, mate? I saw no bluescreen. There is no "issues" of what I can see. PC functions normally.

    So what I am asking is;
    Is it possible that a computer has a false-positive bluescreen report? Or
    did my PC micro-crash on shutdown/restart?
    If it did have a split second bluescreen, should I look into it or do so if it happens often instead?
    Maybe my PC just "sneezed" hehe xD so what's your input on my split second ghost-bluescreen?
  2. blues_harp28

    blues_harp28 Trusted Advisor Spam Fighter

    Jan 9, 2005
    Hi, blue screen [minidump files] are saved here.

    If you download BlueScreenView you will be able to see what caused it.
    Download link at the bottom of the page.

    If it happens again - you can post the log files here.
    Let it scan your pc > Click on Edit > Select All > File > Save Selected Item
    It will open in Notepad or save to Notepad > Copy > Paste the last 4 minidump files from the scan.

    Check this link first
    Also let us have some Pc specifications.
    Check and post
    TSG System Information Utility - found here.

    Download Security Check by screen317 from.

    Save it to your Desktop.
    Double click the install icon.
    If using Vista - Win 7 - right click the install icon and select "Run as Administrator"
    A command Prompt window will open.
    Let it scan the Pc - press any key when asked.
    It should now open in Notepad.
    Copy and Paste the result of the scan in the reply box below.
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