Random Computer Restarts and BSOD error

By m0j0e54
Dec 28, 2006
  1. Hi, I am new to the boards and this is my first post :) but unfortunately, it comes in a crappy situation for me. This morning, my computer started randomly restarting itself. I am using Windows XP Professional and after a few minutes at the "Select User" screen, the computer will just restart itself. There is no actual sequence of programs that causes this though. I can't really understand this problem because last night, the computer was working fine. I have disabled automatic shutdown and found this BSOD error:

    STOP: 0x0000008E (0xC0000005, 0xEF9AD3D7, 0xEC6C1A20, 0x00000000)

    system32:lzx32.sys - Address EF9AD3D7 base at EF9AB000, DateStamp 458c2c44

    Right now, I am using safe mode and rolled back my display drivers, but doing that has not solved my problem. This is very annoying as anyone could imagine -_- well, I also tried cleaning the inside of my computer and found very little dust at all. My specs are:

    AMD Athlon XP 2500+ (a little bit OC'd)
    512MB RAM dual channel
    ATi Radeon 9600XT
    80GB HDD
    Abit NFS-7 nForce2 mobo

    Thanks for your time.
  2. DonNagual

    DonNagual TechSpot Ambassador Posts: 2,406

    Hello and welcome to techspot!

    In my signature, there is a link for random reboots. This is a troubleshooting guide to help you find what is causing your headaches. Go through the steps there, one of them is likely the source.

    Good luck!
  3. peterdiva

    peterdiva TechSpot Ambassador Posts: 1,088

    Scroll to the end of this THREAD.
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