My Laptop keeps on crashing and giving me the BSOD

By Luke.XIII
Jan 28, 2008
  1. this has been going on for about 2 months now, my laptop will just crash and give me a stop error code. and then occasionally when i try to restart the system it tells me that there's no hard drive.
    the last time it happened i wrote down the code it gave.

    (0X00000003, 0X8A796230, 0X8A7963A4,0X805D13B6)

    It also give me the message; BEGINNING DUMP OF PHYSICAL MEMORY.
    even though it never does anything.

    oh and if it helps i'm running windows xp professional, service pack 2
  2. tipstir

    tipstir TS Ambassador Posts: 2,383   +105

    Can you get into safe mode? Yes or NO?
  3. Luke.XIII

    Luke.XIII TS Rookie Topic Starter

    yeah i can
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