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BSOD (memory_management) ntoskrnl.exe+7efc0

By andylim
Oct 26, 2012
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  1. CPU: Intel I5 - 650
    Motherboard: Aspire X3950
    Ram Speed, size and #sticks: 8Gb total, 2 sticks of 4gb Kingston
    GPU: Geforce GTX 560, version 9.18.13.697
    PSU: CoolerMaster 460w
    OS: Windows 7


    Attached is the saved text file from Bluescreenviewer, usually I crash when playing games like TF2. It has never crashed from casual web surfing, and only started about 3 weeks ago. I was playing TF2 for about 4 hours earlier and it either BSODed with said info in the textfile, or froze while my game sounds stuttered.

    I also realize that my psu may be a little underpowered for my current setup, but I can assure you ever since I upgraded my computer, it has not given me any problems.

    Actions taken so far: Chkdsk, disk cleanup, advancedsystemcare cleanup

    Temp while idle: 39c
    Temp while gaming: 65

    Im not too sure what else to add, I'll be back here later when it BSODs. Thanks guys for taking a look!
     

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  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,222   +231

    Yes, swap out that CoolerMaster power supply, for a better brand
     
  3. andylim

    andylim TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Okay, I'm considering getting a new one, but why would my PC work properly earlier and only act up now? Also, do you have any brand recommendations for wattage needs?
     
  4. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,222   +231

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