Windows 7 forum: Blue screen after waking from sleep mode

by: gypsy boy January 14, 2010 6:08 AM PST

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Blue screen after waking from sleep mode

by gypsy boy - 1/14/10 6:08 AM

I bought a new computer from Puget Systems just after Thanksgiving. Although it had no other (apparent) issues, it would routinely (about 75% of the time) crash shortly after waking from sleep mode. After two weeks of troubleshooting over the phone with Puget Systems, I sent the computer back to them. After troubleshooting in-house, they replaced my 4 x Kingston HyperX DDR2-800 2048MB CL4 with 4 x Kingston ValueRAM DDR2-800 2048MB. Tested it extensively before returning it, had no problems and so returned it to me.

And guess what? Same problem again.

The only external I had attached was an Epson 3800 printer. I uninstalled it and that hasn't made any difference. I have to believe that this is a Windows 7 issue at this point. The easy solution is to disable sleep mode, but I'd rather not. Besides, I shouldn't have to. Any ideas? Thanks!

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