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Sudden shutdown Kernel Power 41 63

Discussion in 'Windows 7' started by SirBronson, Apr 29, 2010.

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  1. SirBronson

    SirBronson Thread Starter

    Apr 29, 2010
    After looking around the internet I've noticed this problem is quite common but...
    As long as I am not playing a game my computer runs fine for hours this Critical Error only occurs when I'm running a game usually after few minutes. Most solutions suggested reinstalling audio driver/making sure there is only one. Well I only have one, it's up to date with one audio device running and was reinstalled a couple of days ago. It occurs in pretty much every game but the times before it happens varies for example Bad Company 2 runs for about 10 minutes where Just Cause 2 and Team Fortress 2 run up to about an hour. Critical error is always the same and always a shutdown even though Restart On System Failure is unchecked. Here is the entire error

    BODY{font:x-small 'Verdana';margin-right:1.5em} .c{cursor:hand} .b{color:red;font-family:'Courier New';font-weight:bold;text-decoration:none} .e{margin-left:1em;text-indent:-1em;margin-right:1em} .k{margin-left:1em;text-indent:-1em;margin-right:1em} .t{color:#990000} .xt{color:#990099} .ns{color:red} .dt{color:green} .m{color:blue} .tx{font-weight:bold} .db{text-indent:0px;margin-left:1em;margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;padding-left:.3em;border-left:1px solid #CCCCCC;font:small Courier} .di{font:small Courier} .d{color:blue} .pi{color:blue} .cb{text-indent:0px;margin-left:1em;margin-top:0px;margin-bottom:0px;padding-left:.3em;font:small Courier;color:#888888} .ci{font:small Courier;color:#888888} PRE{margin:0px;display:inline} - <Event xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/win/2004/08/events/event">
    - <System>
    <Provider Name="Microsoft-Windows-Kernel-Power" Guid="{331C3B3A-2005-44C2-AC5E-77220C37D6B4}" />







    <TimeCreated SystemTime="2010-04-26T18:44:21.217200000Z" />


    <Correlation />

    <Execution ProcessID="4" ThreadID="8" />



    <Security UserID="S-1-5-18" />


    - <EventData>
    <Data Name="BugcheckCode">0</Data>

    <Data Name="BugcheckParameter1">0x0</Data>

    <Data Name="BugcheckParameter2">0x0</Data>

    <Data Name="BugcheckParameter3">0x0</Data>

    <Data Name="BugcheckParameter4">0x0</Data>

    <Data Name="SleepInProgress">false</Data>

    <Data Name="PowerButtonTimestamp">0</Data>



    Also attached is my dxdiag.I've ran RAM diagnostic and it found no faults after 13~ thorough checks. I did run the System file checker from CMD cannot quite remember the command now and it showed returned no faults. Thank you and I am looking forward to possible solutions. Also this BSOD generates no minidumps which I assume is because of Event Data returning zeros.

    I recall no software or hardware changes before the error. I did get an additional 2gb of RAM last week but the errors were happening before that too.

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  2. SirBronson

    SirBronson Thread Starter

    Apr 29, 2010
    People PLEASE I need help on this I've tried everything I could possibly think of. I am extremely short on money so I have to be absolutely sure what to buy if it's a hardware issue. I need to find out what's causing this.
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