Driver power state failure - BSOD, misc. shenannigans on Win7 x64

By salukikev
May 11, 2010
  1. So this one is particularly frustrating because this is such a fresh install of win7 64 bit. Other than install a bunch of apps, the only thing I really did was make some directory changes to the registry such that default installs get sent to my D: partition instead of my C: (system) partition. I did rearrange the partition at one point to increase size of C: without deleting data using partition-wizard. Other than this BSOD which happens only occasionally- but consistently and randomly, things seem to be pretty smooth.

    Without further ado- the attached files which I cannot make any sense from supposedly describe the problem.

    There are no evident problems in the device manager- and now that I'm mentioning it- the only recent hardware problem has to do with my LCD monitor- which has slowly descending bars of the type you would see when filming a CRT monitor with a camera due to refresh rate. However, I would be surprised to hear that is related to this crash.

    Anyway, thanks in advance for any help identifying/correcting this highly aggravating problem!

    PS. following is the windows dialogue box "details" text regarding this issue:
    Problem signature:
    Problem Event Name: BlueScreen
    OS Version: 6.1.7600.
    Locale ID: 1033

    Additional information about the problem:
    BCCode: 9f
    BCP1: 0000000000000003
    BCP2: FFFFFA8004F24060
    BCP3: FFFFF80000B9C518
    BCP4: FFFFFA80055BAC10
    OS Version: 6_1_7600
    Service Pack: 0_0
    Product: 256_1

    Files that help describe the problem:

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  2. salukikev

    salukikev TS Rookie Topic Starter

    no ideas?

    So is this pretty well an unsolvable problem? I went thru the steps outlined in the sticky and I still haven't come up with any solution. Am I missing any clues to this puzzle? If I could connect this error with a piece of hardware or resource, I'm pretty sure I could fix it. I find it amazing that microsoft would deliver this abstract error instead of just instructing you more specifically as to what is causing it.
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