irql not less or equal

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    Question Please help. Getting BSODs and crashes that don't allow the system to POST.

    Hello and thanks for looking into this. I have been having random BSODs, seemingly out of nowhere, for the past year or so. Sometimes these happen during gaming, other times these happen over zoom calls and some times they happen due to having too many Chrome tabs open (I think). Other times...
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    Question BSOD Apex Legends

    Hey guys, my friend has been having issues with very frequent (sessions of 2 hours at the very most before crashing) We've tried replacing his RAM, replacing his HDD with an SSD, and updating drivers. I have some of his latest minidumps here. One of these was with driver verifier active...
  3. Nexa2

    Question BSoD IRQL not less or equal and DPC Watchdog Violation Windows 11

    Recently Ive been getting these BSoD screens paired with some other BSoDs called "exception on invalid stack" "Attempted write to read only memory" "system thread exception not handled" or something and I dont know how to solve it. It happens randomly at any point of time and sometimes my system...
  4. ConorDuey2000

    Question Random HYPERVISOR_ERROR and IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL bluescreens.

    Hey. Recently, I've gotten two seemingly random bluescreens out of nowhere and I don't know what's causing them. One is a HYPPERVISOR_ERROR bluescreen and one is an IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL bluescreen. Here is the HYPPERVISOR_ERROR bluescreen minidump and here is the IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL...
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    I have tried everything, reinstalled all the correct drivers from the manufacturer websites, reinstalled windows multiple times, replaced RAM with a kit i know works, even replaced ssd with a brand new Samsung one… and its still giving me this gosh darn error :( This is my first ever PC, a new...
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    Question Frequent BSOD on brand new PC w/ old drive/Windows installation

    Hi folks I've just gotten set up with an almost entirely new PC, with the only parts from my previous rig being the PSU, an M.2 SSD and two HDDs. I've had frequent BSOD errors when trying to install programs/drivers/games etc., and a few that seemed to have been triggered just when running...
  7. khaiky5

    [SOLVED] BSOD ntoskrnl.exe+3f72e0 - Need help fixing; dump files attatched

    Hi, I've been experiencing daily BSODs ever since being gifted a used PC. I reset the PC and since got increasingly frequent BSODs with usually KMODE_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED or IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL, with ntoskrnl.exe+3f72e0 being a common denominator, according to BlueScreenView. Here's the...
  8. boatjesus

    [SOLVED] IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL Blue screen when playing games

    I recently did a clean install of Windows 11 on my laptop, and hoped that it might resolve some of my previous issues. However, I still get blue screens when playing games. I suspect it is a RAM issue, however I don't want to pay for new RAM and repair without making sure. Minidump file is as...
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    [SOLVED] (Deadlock Issues) PC Freezes, Audio stops, Mouse and Keyboard turn off.

    I upgraded my system about a month ago, and while it worked fine for a few days, I have been having issues with system Deadlocks more recently. Everything in the below system specs are upgraded except the SSD, HDD, PSU and GPU. My system specs are as follows: OS: Windows 11 Pro CPU: i5 12600KF...
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    Question Random BSODs since updating TUF B550 MB BIOS

    I have been getting some random BSODs (two of them IRQL_NOT_LESS_THAN_EQUAL), even when idle, ever since updating my TUF B550M's Bios to Version 2423. I have a Ryzen 5 3600 with these OCs from Buildzoid, with Ballistix DDR4 RAM 3600 (XMP enabled), and a RTX 3070 FE. I've run SFC, DISM...
  11. Ry0ku

    [SOLVED] BSOD when closing Valorant IRQLnotless or equal

    So this happened 3 times already to me, I tried everything to updating bios, deleting and uninstalling Valorant, checking my laptop for faulty hardware nothing is wrong with my laptop, and updating everything, and checking for errors in cmd. I emailed this to riot and they just gave me the same...
  12. L

    [SOLVED] BSOD that turns the screen black when using dedicated GPU ?

    Specs: CPU: r3 2200g w/ vega 8 iGPU GPU: rx580 MOBO: gigabyte ds3h b450m RAM: 4x4gb hyperx PSU: coolermaster 500w Recently my pc has been crashing a lot. My monitor turns black then I just hear a buggy sound. After believing it was my dedicated GPU I switched to the iGPU and it worked fine but...
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    [SOLVED] IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL BSODs - Driver cannot be Identified (ntoskrnl.exe [nt+0x3F71D])

    Hello internet. I have been troubleshooting my SO's rig for the past few months and have no been able to solve this issue on my own. His computer with crash most commonly during Unity games, but will also crash during Youtube/Word/just idling. We have ran sfc with no errors and memtest with no...
  14. MrBearIsHere

    Question Got a BSOD while playing normal video in discord

    So I just normally open a video in discord. The first time it's fine, but when I replay, my pc just BSOD.....sometime I'll get this bsod randomly while doing general stuff....this is my system Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 (3.00 GHz) Micro Star (MSI) OEM Motherboard for Acer Aspire M1641 Gigabyte...
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    [SOLVED] Frequent BSODs when rendering 4k videos

    I've been facing a bunch of BSODs on a new computer when rendering or scrubbing 4k videos in Davinci resolve and After Effects. Here are some of them: PAGE_FAULT_IN_NONPAGED_AREA SYSTEM SERVICE EXCEPTION IRQL NOT LESS OR EQUAL PAGE FAULT IN NON PAGED AREA KERNEL SECURITY CHECK FAILURE On...
  16. Mine005


    For some reason, on very certain games, I get an IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL BSOD. I have done just about everything I can think of so far, such as updating drivers, running the windows memory diagnostic, checking my temperatures (all of which are quite cool, even under load), and verified the files...
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    Question Is this a CPU, RAM or Motherboard error?

    Hello all, Recently my pc was having random freezing issues and I changed my CPU, RAM and Motherboard to help fix them but every time i change a part that i think is the issue, another issue comes up. I attached two photos for a test i just ran My OLD pc specs: CPU: Ryzen 5 1600 RAM: Team Dark...
  18. KraKehn

    Question After a irql not less or equal my pc wont start

    So the problem here is that i updated some drivers from realteck, the nvidia and others that i don't remember, after that i restarted the pc and it booted normally, after that i was laying LEague of Legends and suddenly it freezed, it appeared a blue screen saying irql not less or equal, after...
  19. Question Troubleshooting hardware issues causing BSOD on Windows 10

    Hi everyone, I am pretty new on the forum. English is not my native language, so please forgive me for any errors I may commit. Summary: I built a pc two years ago, and ever since I built it from time to time I get blue screens or the pc freezes and/or reboots. I have been trying to...
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    Question Problems with latest graphics drivers

    I had a few problems with my previous rx 590 so I reclaimed it and got a new one. The new one ran great for 1 day and than, after installing newest drivers from amd it started coilwhining (not the usual way, I am limiting my framerate to 120FPS and it still coilwhines as hell on blurry things...
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    [SOLVED] Laptop Windows 10 crashes

    I have an HP laptop CS2082tx. whenever i lift my laptop or move it while holding it it suddenly crashes and an error comes IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL please help
  22. JoeyMan12345

    [SOLVED] 3 BSODs in 3 days (Never had one for 2 years)

    I built my computer about 2 years ago and I have never had any problems, let alone a BSOD. Randomly 3 days ago I was playing CS:GO and I got my first BSOD, and since then I have gotten a BSOD while playing CS:GO every day since then (So up to 3 days in a row now). The error for the first BSOD I...
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    Question Your Computer Has A Memory Problem - Can I Fix This Myself?

    Hello, my name is Aiden. A few months ago I purchased some new hardware for my PC. I upgraded my motherboard, processor, and ram. My current specs are: i5 9600KF 3.7GHz GeForce GTX 1060 3GB 16GB of Corsair Vengence DDR4 Ram MSI Z390 Gaming Plus Motherboard Since the upgrade, I have been...
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    Question IRQL BSOD error, have tried a lot of fixes.

    Bear with me as covering everything I've done so far could take a while. Will post system specs and the latest crash log at the bottom. So this all began when I got a different blue screen error in the middle of a game (pretty sure it was SYSTEM_EXCEPTION). I ended up doing a file check...
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    [SOLVED] -IRQL NOT LESS OR EQUAL- while gaming

    Ryzen 5 1600 AF Noctua NH-U9B SE2 Sapphire Vega 56 reference Asus B450-F Corsair Vengeance 16 GB 3000 Mhz Edit temps are never over 70C on GPU and 50C on CPU. PSU is Corsair RM 650x 2018. Hello, i am really desperate so far, ran through many forums and similar problems, but nothing i tried...
  26. Denizfff

    [SOLVED] Pc turns on, Black screen and no Lights on keyboard and mouse

    Hey fellas, i hope someone can help me. I recently got an error when I was playing video games. There was an error with my memory something. I searched around the net to find a solution and got no luck. I tried to update every driver, bios and even windows but nothing helped. The pc kept...
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    So there is this game called Borderlands 2. Yesterday I turned off "Fullscreen optimization" for it and after starting up the game the launcher just worked fine and when the game started I just got a BSOD instantly with the error code "IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL". Then after the PC restarted on the...
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    Question Windows 10 BSOD

    Hey Everyone, I've been troubleshooting this issue for the last week, and I'm getting close to my wits' end. Any guidance or help on this issue would be greatly appreciated. About a week ago I started getting BSOD's "IRQL Not Less Or Equal" errors when playing borderlands 3. I did update my...
  29. captainepic20

    [SOLVED] Blue Screen

    Hello. When i am playing Counter Strike and when i am in the middle of an round i get the blue screen irql_not_less_or_equal. I have tried following every trick i found online when i googled the BSOD but i still have the same problem. When i'm just on my desktop and surfing the web inever get a...
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    Question BSOD (again) usually IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL ntoskrnl.exe

    Hey I know this is probably going to find itself lost in a wave of people posting similar threads. Trust me- i have not been lazy, i have read all of these threads and still found no solution. I've also posted threads on here regarding the same issue but still the problem has persisted on and...
  31. Raddbombr

    Question IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL Error Loop

    So I turn my PC on this morning and I it launched normal to the windows splash page however once it goes to launch into windows it comes up with an IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL bsod it then would restart itself and it loops like this infinitely PC Specs : CPU: intel i5 9600k Motherboard: MSI Z 390 A...
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    Question windows 10 BSOD mindump included

    Hi guys, Ive gotten this BSOD a few times now. IRQL not less or equal while playing a few games. I cant figure out whats wrong. Im including my mini dump.
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    Windows 10 on new computer

    Hello, I have a windows 10 for the computer I am using now, I am building a new pc and I just wonted to know if I would have to buy another windows 10 key. Thanks
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    Broken APU. Help!

    Guys could you please help me to determine the cause of this kind of behavior in my APU. I think that that iGPU is broken. Image. Thanks!
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    Advice for cooling?

    So my PC is about Four months old, and I've noticed recently that my GPU is running at 80 degrees celcius under load, and the system temperatureis high at 50 degrees. Here is my spec: I5 4670 Nvidia 760 120gb ssd 1tb hdd gigabyte h87 d3h mobo corsair 500m PSU 8GB G.Skill ram I'm wondering...
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    Sli Not Detected on Windows 8.1 (Code 43 Issue)

    I had to resort to my old 2 GTX 560 Ti's as my GTX 780 has failed and must be returned. At first, Sli had not worked, but after several updates and installations on my Asus P8Z77-V motherboard fixed the problem, but only temporarily. I come back the next day to realize that Sli had stopped...
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    A driver for radeon hd3650 that will work with vista with graphic acceleration

    I have recently had a new hard drive installed and they cloned my old to the new. they also changed the display driver and I now don't have graphic acceleration. The newest driver will not work. It stretches the display and still no graphic acceleration. What could be causing this? I was...