Quick question about Kernelbase.dll error

By Skeggi
Dec 6, 2012
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  1. So I can't start up certain games, no error messages or anything just... nothing happens
    So I check the event viewer and I get this,

    Faulting application name: Flyn.exe, version:, time stamp: 0x50bdb1b9
    Faulting module name: KERNELBASE.dll, version: 6.1.7600.17107, time stamp: 0x502f7a86
    Exception code: 0xe0434352
    Fault offset: 0x0000c41f
    Faulting process id: 0x1658
    Faulting application start time: 0x01cdd4133f3e2521
    Faulting application path: C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\FLYN\Source\Flyn.exe
    Faulting module path: C:\Windows\syswow64\KERNELBASE.dll
    Report Id: 7d40f73d-4006-11e2-9ba4-902b34176346

    So my question is, what is Kernelbase.dll , can I fix it or do I need to re-install windows?
    As a final thought, as it just occurred to me, is kernelbase.dll the actual issue or does it point to something else?
  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,185   +225

    Any idea what your computer specs are? Kernelbase.dll could be pointing to a memory issue or a Video driver issue. After you post your computer specs, we may be able to be more specific...
  3. Skeggi

    Skeggi TS Rookie Topic Starter

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  4. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,185   +225

    Try re-installing Windows...

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