Fix the blue screen problem Windows

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Dernière mise à jour: 18 mai 2024

You have a problem with blue screen of death (Blue Screen Of Death ) under Windows ? You wish repair your machine et Discard of this boring blue screen ?

In this article, I will show you a procedure for determine what is the cause of this problem and resolve it.

THEblue screen of death also abbreviated BSOD refers to the screen displayed by the operating system Windows when it can no longer recover from a system error or when it is at a critical point of fatal error.

What are the causes of blue screen?

Generally a blue screen appearing on a computer under Windows expresses a problem on your computer whose origin may be diverse:

1. Problem linked to an attack

A attack which can remove or alter a driver. It is difficult to detect the faulty pilot, so the best solution is to reinstall all the drivers for your devices.

2. Using incorrectly configured software

The problem can simply be related to the installation of software that can be either malicious or to a wrong setting. The solution is to uninstall it or return to the default setting with a System Restore.

3. Problem related to the power of the processor

This is the case of overclocking, when you launch programs and applications that require too many resources, the owner heats up more than normal, and suddenly your pc crashes, showing you a beautiful blue screen. This is why you should check that your processor has no problem with the cooling your computer and controlling the rotation of the processor fan. Read this article to find out how to easily cool your computer.

4. Incompatible device

If the device is incompatible with your system configuration, then updating that device may resolve the issue.

5. Hard drive failure

Start your computer in recovery console mode and test your disks. If you are experiencing that the problem is disk related then try to format it.

You can also check the health of your hard drives by following the steps presented in this tutorial: Check the health of your hard drive under Windows.

Identify the origin of the blue screen Windows 10

The diagnostic software that I will present to you here allows you to identify the problem causing the crash under Windows 10. In the case of a driver, it will then be necessary to update it from the publisher's website or using the Driver Booster software.
The tools presented in this article are intended to help you troubleshoot blue screen error codes  currents, for example, 0x0000000A, 0x0000003B, 0x000000EF, 0x00000133, 0x000000D1, 0x1000007E, 0xC000021A, 0x0000007B, 0xC000000F, etc.

BlueScreenView

BlueScreenView is a small free tool that allows you to: Windows 10 crashes with a blue screen,identify the driver causing the crash.
BlueScreenView does not require any installation, you can use it in safe mode if the blue screen appears before starting Windows.

Note: 

The application can only work if your pc has already experienced at least one crash and is configured to generate minidumps (an active mode by default).

To use it, just follow the following steps:

  • After to a crash by blue screen under Windows,  run the program to identify the cause of the crash (under Windows 7/Windows 8, remember to right-click and select Execute as administrator).
  • The utility will automatically detect the list of minidumps located in the hard drive of Windows. Each DUMP is accompanied by the date/time of the crash (Crash Time), the error that caused the crash (Bug Check String), diagnostic codes and parameters, the driver that caused the crash, and other useful information.
  • Just look for the driver that caused the blue screen in the column Caused by Driver.

  • As shown in the image above: the majority of cases of computer crash are caused by the drivers, so to correct these problems, it will be necessary to update these drivers from the publisher's site or to permanently remove and reinstall them.

Finally, the error messages that appear can also help you find the problem and fix it.

The event viewer Windows 10

When a problem with your hardware or software occurs, Windows 10 records it as events in logs.

With this event list (logs), you can easily find blue screen errors which Windows encountered and thus identify the source(s) of these problems in order to possibly correct them subsequently.

To access it: go to your Control Panel then Administrative Tools then Event Viewer.

Once in Event Viewer, click Custom Views to view a summary of all critical events, errors, and warnings from all logs.

This list will put you on the path to finding the cause of blue screen problem under Windows 10.

Fix Blue Screen Issue Windows 10

Update your drivers

Driver updates for Windows 10 and many devices are downloaded and installed via Windows Update. To update or reinstall the drivers, see this article: Update drivers in Windows 10.

Remove software

Remove recently installed software and check if that fixes the problem. To remove software under Windows 10, take a look at this tutorial: remove programs in Windows 10.

Remove external hardware

Disconnect any unnecessary external device (printer, webcam, external monitors, etc.).

Windows 10 restart without stopping

If your PC repeatedly reboots without stopping, go into automatic repair mode. On the Choose an option screen, select Troubleshooting> Advanced options> System restore. This option restores your Windows 10 at an earlier point in time.
Here is an explanatory video on how to restore your system Windows 10.

Restoring your computer removes any updates and drivers installed after this restore point.

Hope this article has helped you the minimum to solve the blue screen display issue. And if you have any additions or questions regarding this tutorial, feel free to post a comment!