RE: HELP PLEASE!!! XP crashes restarts randomly



demonicus
07-10-2005, 02:23 AM
"Highlander" wrote:

> Hi,
>
> Windows XP crashes randomly. It does not matter what application I am
> running, playing games (especially when saving or loading new scene),
> without any warning it just blinks off and restarts. I do not get
> any error messages, no STOP signs, nothing is logged in the Event Viewer
> when I go there to check if anything has been logged.
> I check device Manager and all devices are fine, none of them are reported
> to have any issues, no device conflicts.
>
> Here is the spc of my Machine:
>
> OS= Windows XP Pro w/SP2 (all patches installed)
> CPU= Athlon XP 2600
> RAM= 512MB PC2100
> Motherboard: Gigabyte 7VAXP Ultra
> Video Card: ATI 128MB Radeon 9600XT (latest video card driver)
> HD: Primary 20GB (boot & sys drive)
> HD: Secondary 80GB
>
> I have re-installed XP hoping it might be corrupted OS, but new XP OS
> randomly crashes, blinks off and restarts.
> I do not even have any dump file created no folder C:\windows\minidump exists.
> Dr. Watson can't even intercepts this crash, although I do have the user.dmp
> file created in the all users\microsoft\drwatson folder.
>
> Any suggestion, how I should approach this proplem, it would have been so
> much easier if something is logged when the system crashes. Any
> tools/utilites I could run?
>
> Thanks
> Ahmed
>
>


RE: HELP PLEASE!!! XP crashes restarts randomly