Forum discussion tagged with IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL.
  1. Kurt Cobain

    Question BSOD windows 10 Amd

    Hello! Recently I built PCs for me and my twin brother. The two builds have the same specs: mb - Gigabyte b450m ds3h ram - 2x8gb HyperX HD - 1tb Toshiba GPU - 1660 super CPU - AMD Ryzen 5 3600. The problem is that I am getting this BSODs (System_service_exception...
  2. Flame1


    I ran WhoCrashed to check the bsods and here is what it shows: View: In the conclusion section in WhoCrashed it said "6 crash dumps have been found and analyzed. No offending third party drivers have been found." I got the PFN_LIST_CORRUPT BSOD error after about...
  3. I

    [SOLVED] BSOD memtest64 ~ NEW RAM

    Hello internet my specs are; Ryzen 5 2600 (no OC) Corsair vengeance lpx 16gb (2x8gb) 3200mhz Gigabyte b450m ds3h (rev 1.0) BIOS version F51 Radeon r7 240 (due to the tragic gpu shortage) EVGA 600w psu Windows 10 I recently bought all the parts new and built the pc. I'm fairly frequently...
  4. sergeantross61


    Hello, I've been having BSOD issues recently and reading Whocrashed doesn't seem to tell me what's the issue. From what I gather it's some kinda of driver issue. My PC has BSOD randomly twice, not while playing any games but when browsing the web. I've tried: -Uninstalled and did a clean...
  5. S

    Question IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL BSoD when gaming

    So for the last couple of weeks, I've been getting blue screens of death after about 20-30 minutes of playing a game. It seems to have started quite suddenly. My PC was overclocked and XMP was on so I've reset that to default in case that was causing any issues. I've got 16GB (8x2) of RAM but...
  6. Kim Jong Greg

    [SOLVED] Frequent BSODs related to ntoskrnl.exe (nt+0x3F45A0); IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL, APC_INDEX_MISMATCH, KMODE_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED and others

    Hello guys, I'm looking for some help with my newly upgraded computer; at this stage, it's effectively a new build, as I am trying a fresh SSD with a new Windows 10 Pro installation. I'm getting the following errors: IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL APC_INDEX_MISMATCH KMODE_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED...
  7. Plam

    [SOLVED] Windows 10 Boot Looping

    Hello, as of yesterday my windows 10 computer has been stuck in a boot loop with 2 different messages: IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL and MEMORY_MANAGEMENT System Information: Here's a bit of information regarding the issue and what I've tried so far: I've tried updating to...
  8. H

    [SOLVED] Random BSOD when gaming | IRQL NOT LESS OR EQUAL

    Hi guys, i am getting BSOD when playing games in a weird regularity. sometimes it works for 2-3 days and then it happens every hour for a couple of days. which doesn't really make sense to me. anyway i have no idea what or why this is happening and was hoping maybe someone here can help me. my...
  9. jurgo4509

    Question Getting IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL after PC overhaul

    Hello! I have recently overhauled my PC with a new mobo, memory and cpu. My specs are: ASRock Z370 Killer SLI (BIOS ver. 4.30. - newest) Intel Core i3-9100f MSI GTX 970 Gaming 4X Crucial Ballistix Sport LT Gray, 2x8GB DDR4 @2666MHz, CL16 FSP 460W OEM PSU Cooler Master Hyper 212 RGB Black cooler...
  10. _Treadstone

    Question Extreme amounts of BSOD relating to ntoskrnl.exe for months now..

    Hi thank you all for taking a look at this! I've been bombarded and to be honest, demoralized by an insane amount of BSODs dating back all the way to early November of 2019. I'm at my wits end, and I'm looking to put a stop to this soon because I'm sure after over at least 100 BSODs (probs...
  11. S

    [SOLVED] Blue screen of death while playing certain games.

    Hello, I built my computer about a year ago and have had issues running certain games. Specifically Apex Legends, after only a handful of matches I would get a bluescreen with the error "IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL" or "MEMORY_MANAGEMENT". I thought it was just the game not working correctly for...
  12. Nitsudo

    Question BSOD Opening Chrome and Premiere Pro after Updating to Windows 10

    I just updated to Windows 10 and now Chrome crashes when I open it. Premiere Pro also crashes when I try to play back a video. I used to get these crashes less frequently with 8.1 but now I get crashes every time I open them. I have updated to the newest graphics drivers with Geforce...
  13. O

    [SOLVED] [Semi solved by windows update] need help with BSOD irql_not_less_or_equal

    I think this problem is network related. I noticed it when I tried to log in into a game I am playing and it didnt let me to connect for some reason even tho I have internet connection , but for some reason this problem was fixed in the morning the day after and occurred again in the night. so...
  14. J

    Question Windows BSOD during installation of Windows 10 on clean/wiped SSD

    Hello, So for the past 2 days I was having BSOD's on my computer, I couldnt fix them no matter what so I decided to try to do a clean install of Windows 10. I made a bootable USB, booted off of it. Wiped the SSD using disk partition. As I tried to install it, during the phase "Getting files...
  15. I

    FPS 0 + Black Screen / MX150

    I was playing a game and suddenly FPS dropped to 0. Now every time the game starts I get 0 FPS and glitchy screen. Image every 10 second or so that says 0 FPS. I reinstalled graphic card clean in safe mode and updated bios, neither of those helped. If you have an idea that can help me please...
  16. E

    External GPU on desktop pc

    So I got an Acer Aspire TC-230 which has A LOT of things wrong with it (these don't make it unusable just hard to modify) mainly of its 60 Watt AC Adaptor PSU. My main concern right now is the GPU. I'm currently using an MSI GT 710. What I thought I could do is use the idea of an eGPU (External...
  17. Abhishek1025

    PC upgrade guide

    I have a 2011 desktop i7-2600k, Asus P8Z68 Vpro mobo, Asus ML238H monitor,8 GB Corsair DDR3 memory,Coolermaster 430Black cabinet,Radeon 6870HD 1GB GPU,Samsung 850SSD 120GB and a 1TB HDD,Corsair HX750W power supply, coolermaster HyperX 212 cooler. I want to upgrade my desktop Budget is around...
  18. H

    How much should i sell my VGA Corporation NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560 Ti 2 GB for?

    I am currently going to buy a gtx 1050 ti and pair it with a g4600 8gb ddr4. Im seeing mixed prices on ebay and amazon. One guy is selling his for like 180$ on amazon and some on ebay are as low as $40. Im aware this is an old <----> card but how much should i sell it for and where? It's in...
  19. F

    How to upgrade laptop CPU

    Hello, Can you recommend a good tutorial for beginners explaining in a complete way how to upgrade a laptop CPU? Thanks and regards
  20. B

    PCIE Lanes and cpu ?!?!?!

    Salutations my fellow geeks, nerds and everything in between :bounce: I've heard talk of pcie lanes on cpu's:ouch::??:. Does this mean that you would benefit from getting a cpu with, let's just say "2x pcie x16 lanes" in order to fully utilize 2 GTX 1080's:heink:? And would I be able to run an...
  21. M

    MSI Geoforce GTX 1050 TI is stuck on HP Startup Screen

    I just bought a new MSI Geoforce GTX 1050 TI to replace my GT 520 in my pre-built HP computer. I connected everything into the PC case and out the installation disc into the PC as well. When I startup my PC it doesn't go anywhere past the HP splash screen and it says to press ESC to access the...
  22. R

    Msi rx480 gaming 8g static/green screen

    I have a pc i built 2 months ago fx8350 msi 990fxa gaming mobo and an msi rx480 8g gpu. Worked fine until I started using a 4k display (only game in 1440p). I keep getting a static looking screen followed by a green screen then everything returns to normal. Seems to be random. I've tried...
  23. S

    dual ram ddr4 sleep problem

    hello to everyone, I have an MSI z170a krait gaming motherboard with 2x8 kingston hyperx fury 2666mhz RAM, os: windows 10 64bit . my problem is when i put the computer to sleep and then i wake it up the monitor won' wake up. i tried a bunch of staff such as disabling hibernate, checked devises...
  24. T

    I recently purchased a new PSU and it has lowered the frames on all my games by around 400.

    Update: It turns out my PSU was causing my CPU to heat up because of its own heat lowering my FPS ect. I recently purchased a new PSU because my last one fizzled out (because of the quality). My old PSU was a Alpine 750W. My new PSU is a Cooler Master RS750-AMAAB1-UK GM Series G750M 80 PLUS®...
  25. J

    Wipe Hard drive?

    I am in the process of upgrading mother boards. In doing so, I would need to reactivate windows by talking to a windows Technician. I was planning on wiping my hard drive to completely reinstall windows but don't know how to. I have looked up many guides but they all seem to wipe in order to...
  26. -harvs

    Pentium G3258 OC w/ Gigabyte H81M-S2H

    Help, I would like to OC my processor as its "easy" to do so but I ended up causing my PC to not boot. I reset my battery CMOS thing and it's working i'd just like to get the extra power. Could somebody give me some instructions on how to do it? I've got a 500W Plus Bronze PSU and I'm running a...
  27. T

    Upgrading Graphic Card

    I was wondering would my Motherboard be okay with upgrading my graphic card Specs CPU: Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 @ 2.40GHz Motherboard: Dell Inc. 0K068D (Socket 775) RAM: 3.00GB Dual-Channel DDR2 @ 398MHz (6-6-6-18) Graphic card: ATI Radeon HD 3400 Series (Dell) And I feel like upgrading to...
  28. nb7760

    Help with acrylic tubing water cooling

    Hi guys, I'm thinking of adding an acrylic (hard) tubing water cooling loop to my current build. It'll be my first time doing a custom water cooling loop, so I need a little bit of advice. I'm stuck as to how I would connect all of it and alight the tubing/fittings without bending the tubing, as...
  29. undeadhunter101

    Ethernet stops working.

    Shortly after I upgraded to windows 10 I've been having an issue where periodically my Ethernet will shutdown. So I run diagnostics on my Ethernet cord under network settings and it runs the diagnostics and it tells me to reset the Ethernet so I unplug it from my computer and replug it in. It...
  30. R

    GTA V PC CPU Usage Problem

    I've been playing GTA V on the PC for a couple hours, and I've noticed in HW Monitor that the cpu usage is at 100%, and the GPU usage is around 93%. Is this a known issue? My CPU is a i5 4690k and my GPU is an EVGA GTX 970 SC ACX 2.0. Thanks for your responses!
  31. Royvds

    Monitor display feels too wide

    I don't know verry much about monitors and need some help with mine, only thing i know about this monitor that it's a philips one, also, my screen feels way to wide in comparison with the hight, can i change this? why can't i change resolution to 1080p - 1920 in the windows control panel?
  32. L

    graphics card shot?

    My monitor has split into 3 colours yellow, grey and blue.There is also multiple yellow pinstripes going down my monitor. The shortcuts are large and the incorrect colours, my task bar and windows button are also large. I think my graphics card may be shot but I'm unsure. I do have photos but...