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Blue screen having blue screen error messges saying crash dump, dumping physical memory..this is the second one in two weeks

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  • terryandjune Apr 14, 2009

    Desk Top computorwith a foxcomm motherboard 945P7MD which I installed just after xmas with 4gigs of ram and a PNY Nvidia Geforce 9500 video card and loaded with vista utimate.The mechine now refuses to boot giving a blue screen stating actual physical memory dump.

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Hi daget200;
can you post the exact error message? its located at the top few lines so that we will know whats causing it. have you inserted a new hardware recently? when does the error occur? intermittent? does it happen when you are playing games or something? pls expound. thanks

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Blue Screen error


ok if your computer is performing a memory dump in this instance it means one of two things first is that your ram has become faulty and second is that your windows has become unstable given that you have tried putting a new windows on it the first is most likely try running your computer with some other ram make sure they are compatible with what you are using now hope this helps

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Physical memory dump


Hmm... Well a Bluescreen is when your computer crashes, and (as you have found out) preforms a physical memory dump. This can be caused by multiple things. Such as bad drivers, PFN(page frame number) or problems with your memory. When a bluescreen event occurs, the is a technical information which has an error code that can be used to help find the problem. In order to fix this problem, you may have to remove any software, or hardware that you have recently installed. To uninstall software, you may need to boot in safe mode, which is where your computer starts up using the minimal amount of drivers needed, in order to try to prevent the computer from crashing.
Here are some useful websites (sorry, my hyperlink icon isn't working):
  • www.datarecovery.com.sg/data_recovery/hard_disk_symptons_blue_screen.htm
  • www.maximumpc.com/article/features/blue_screen_survival_guide

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A blue screen pops up something about a crash dump


sounds liek you installed some hardware the pc did not like. plossibly memory that is not supported or video card that is not supported (some thing that a core item to the pc operation).
If this is not the case, one of these core items is faulty it sounds like. Another possibility might be some corrupted software like the OK throwing up kernal errors (blue screens). I would try to boot in safe mode to see if it happens there. If so, you will either have a hardware issue or OS one.. try the repair installation to see if it helps any. after that is looks like some hardware swapping.. hope that helps
Stan Skaggs

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Physical memory dump


This is not the problem of drivers it is the problem with the memory when one or more programmes try to occupy the same ram space at the same time if you want to get rid of this problem i suggest you to format your pc once and reload the os.

May 30, 2009 | Computers & Internet

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Memory dump


There are essentially two major causes of the physical memory dump screen: Running way to many programs at once, errors in the Windows registry.The first cause can be fixed rather easily. Simply run fewer programs or purchase additional RAM or processor upgrades. Your computer is running past its specified limits. But keep in mind the blue screen of
death should happen very infrequently. If you see the physical memory dump blue screen more often then the problem is errors in the Windows registry.This is a more abit of a harder problem to deal with. The registry is the most important component of your computer. The registry contains settings and information to run all software and hardware on the computers. When there are errors in the registry it disrupts the computers ability to communicate. When the system cannot compute, it freezes up and displays the Windows blue screen.
I found a registry cleaner that is free and works rather well. It is named cCleaner, has been around for some time and did I mention FREE...Download it from thelink below run it should clean up your registry...where good men fear to tread.

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Beginning dump of physical memory


This could be pretty complex. The ATAPI.SYS file controls the Hard Drive and CD-Rom Drive. I would recommend reading this MS TechNet article:
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/822051/ The article says that it's not uncommon for the problem to be caused by faulty memory or by problems in the mass storage controller subsystem, which makes sense since atapi.sys (a mass storage controller system file) is noted.
If you have multiple memory cards in the machine, it might not be a bad idea to take one out and try again. If the fails, keep swapping out memory cards until we either solve the problem, or elimite that as a cause.

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Dell Dimension 4600 Blue Screen


Usually this blue screen appears due a hardware issue or drivers conflict.

1) Try to boot in safe mode (hit F8 after starting up) and select "Safe mode"

If you don't get access try doing this:

2) Run the OS CD and use the option Recover Console (R)
This will fix the problem.

3) If the problem continues, you will need to install the OS again.

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Physical dumping memory...


Try to increase your virtual memory.  This may help you some.

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