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Factory Reinstall, Still BSOD

by doz_pyro / December 28, 2012 4:04 AM PST

I was fed up with everything my computer was doing and ended up just doing a factory reinstall.

And I'm still getting a BSOD. Any ideas?

Also, does anyone have any tips for checking drivers?

The STOP error is 0x00000109 (0xA3A039D89FDFD621, 0xB3B7465EF25CA817, 0xFFFFF800036000D86, 0x0000000000000001)


Thanks!

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Links show a lot of driver talk.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 28, 2012 7:22 AM PST
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Thanks!
by doz_pyro / December 29, 2012 6:01 AM PST

The instructions gave me the courage to take it apart. The amount of dust in the fan/duct was insane! It was almost completely blocked. I put it all back together, and so far, so good! Although, I swear those screws multiplied themselves. Ended up with a few extra...

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That issue.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 29, 2012 10:32 AM PST
In reply to: Thanks!

Is a good source of mysterious codes and a fine source of revenue world wide. Glad you found that much dust.
Bob

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Have you tried booting to Safe Mode?
by wpgwpg / December 28, 2012 4:07 AM PST

If you can boot to Safe Mode (via hitting F8 about once a second when powering up), you can look at Device Manager and check your drivers.

Good luck.

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Thanks!
by doz_pyro / December 28, 2012 4:10 AM PST

I'll try this, thanks for such a fast response! I'll check on that and see what happens.

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