BSODS. Been a month with no fix

By Skatterbrain
May 3, 2006
  1. BSODS. Been a month with no fix(minidumps included)

    Alright I have been getting a handful of different bsods. This is a new machine I just put together about a month ago. There are 13 minidumps total. I have listed them all by a number. A majority of them say memory corruption. But my ram is brand new and passed all the test with no problem. #'s 3,6,10, and 11 give me the same message. However they all have different details so I dont know if they are all the same yet still different. I will just list my specs through everest so you can get a good look at everything. I have a Turbolink 500w psu. I have two 512 sticks of crucial DIMM1: 512 MB DDR2-667 DDR2 SDRAM. I have installed the nforce drivers that came with my cd. Downloaded my display drivers. As well as the latest realtek AC97 drivers. I havent downloaded and other drivers cause it seems that just causes more problems. The only thing I dont understand from the everest readout and my network adapter and my audio adapter. If any more information needs to be posted refering to specs or maybe a hijack this log just let me know I will do ANYTHING to help someone assist me in fixing my problems. Thanks for your time and thanks in advance ^_^.

    Operating System Microsoft Windows XP Professional
    OS Service Pack Service Pack 2
    DirectX (DirectX 9.0c)
    Computer Name REVOLUTION
    User Name Skatterbrain

    CPU Type Intel Pentium 4 630, 3000 MHz (15 x 200)
    Motherboard Name Abit NI8 SLI (2 PCI, 2 PCI-E x1, 2 PCI-E x16, 4 DDR2 DIMM, Audio, Gigabit LAN)
    Motherboard Chipset nVIDIA nForce4 SLI Intel Edition
    System Memory 1024 MB (DDR2-667 DDR2 SDRAM)
    BIOS Type Award (01/09/06)

    Video Adapter NVIDIA GeForce 6800 GS (256 MB)
    3D Accelerator nVIDIA NV41

    Audio Adapter nVIDIA MCP04 - Audio Codec Interface

    IDE Controller NVIDIA nForce4 Intel® Edition Parallel ATA Controller
    IDE Controller NVIDIA nForce4 Intel® Edition Serial ATA Controller
    IDE Controller NVIDIA nForce4 Intel® Edition Serial ATA Controller
    Floppy Drive Floppy disk drive
    Disk Drive ST3300622AS (279 GB, IDE)
    Optical Drive DRW-1608P2S
    SMART Hard Disks Status OK

    C: (NTFS) 286157 MB (271169 MB free)

    Keyboard Standard 101/102-Key or Microsoft Natural PS/2 Keyboard
    Mouse Logitech-compatible Mouse PS/2

    Network Adapter NVIDIA nForce Networking Controller - Packet Scheduler Miniport (

    USB1 Controller nVIDIA MCP04 - OHCI USB Controller
    USB1 Controller nVIDIA MCP04 - OHCI USB Controller
    USB2 Controller nVIDIA MCP04 - EHCI USB 2.0 Controller
  2. Skatterbrain

    Skatterbrain TS Rookie Topic Starter

  3. cpc2004

    cpc2004 TS Evangelist Posts: 1,994

    Faulty ram

    7 minidumps are crashed with memory corruption. The culprit is ram. Reseat the memory module to another memory slot. If it still crashes, replace the ram.
  4. Skatterbrain

    Skatterbrain TS Rookie Topic Starter

    I tested the ram and it was fine. ITs not the slot because if I move both sticks over by one then I get no erros. Its wierd im I take one stick out and run it and I get no errors. Thats goes for both of em. But when I put em together oohhh baby its open season. Just doesnt make sense to me. I have gotten two more errors and minidumps that really do need examination. Another ALCXWDM.sys one and the other is new to me. I browsed around for a bit and they pointed it to the nvidia audio drivers. Yet people tell me the alc error is from realtek audio drivers. The problem is I completely deleted all the realtek drivers and just last night installed the latest audio ones from the nvidia site. Only problem I could see with that was after installing the latest audio drivers. I installed the latest nforce 4 chipset drivers, but they included audio drivers in those which I accidentally installed along with them. Could that be causing a problem? I dont know if they overlap eachother or not. Thanks for the help ^_^. This is just really getting out of hand. I drop a grand on a comp and I have had nothing problems since. Most I have fixed. But these bsods are out of my league
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