Windows XP forum: DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL Windows XP

by: XAkitAX August 18, 2006 10:03 PM PDT

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DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL Windows XP

by XAkitAX - 8/18/06 10:03 PM

I recently upgraded my computer and i keep getting automatic restarts. I get a blue screen that says:

DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL

I copied the page and it says:

Check to make sure new hardware/software is installed properly. If its a new installation, check for updates.
If it continues, remove new hardware/software, disable bios memory actions such as caching or shadowing.

Then there is tech info, which I didn't copy.

Then it ends with: Beginning dump of physical memory.
Physical memory dump complete.
Contact system administrator.

My system consists of:
EVGA nForce4 SLI microATK mainboard
EVGA 7600 GT KO 256 MB PCIe
AMD Athlon 64 3700+ San Diego core
1 GB of Mushkin Ram PC 3200
WD 120 gb hardrive (its not SATA so i have it connected on CD Rom line as master)

When I installed my new hardware, I didn't reformat my drive. I already did the virtual memory trick from another discussion, but I just got another restart.
Hope all my info helps! Thanks in advance.

-Adam

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