Need help with Vista minidump interpretation

By becca23
Nov 4, 2008
  1. I recently got a Blue Screen of Death in Vista. Since Auto restart was enabled, I can't get the exact details of the error, but it was a 0X000000F4. I converted the minidump file into a readable text file, but I don't really know how to interpret. Can anyone look at this and tell me what they think the error is?
  2. almcneil

    almcneil TS Guru Posts: 1,277

    What were you doign when you got the BSoD?

    -- Andy
  3. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,524

    @almcneil, did you even read the Minidump? (no reply required)

    This looks to be driver fault
    Please update all your computer's or Motherboard's drivers
    For further help please put your System Specs information in your Profile
  4. becca23

    becca23 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Well, it's a friend's computer, and he said that it started to freeze alot and then it crashed a couple of days ago. It is a Dell XPS M1530 with Vista, not really sure of all the other specs since it's not mine. Was it iastor.sys that caused the problem? I have read a little bit about Dell having this problem, but most of the articles referred to XP.
  5. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,524

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