Step 10: Test Your Memory (RAM) for Corruption Sometimes hardware-related BAD_POOL_CALLER blue screen errors can be due to memory (RAM) corruption. Instructions for Windows XP: Open Programs and Features by clicking the Start button. linney (TechnicalUser) 9 Dec 02 13:27 An easy to follow recovery console description when unable to start computer due to corrupt registry.http://www.mediaworkstation.com/htm/homeset1.htmClick on Tutorial then the Charlie White article on XP Error 0xC2 blue screen caused by a damaged hard disk. http://objectdevcorp.com/bad-pool/bad-pool-caller-0x000000c2-0x00000043.html
Microsoft has included a convenient utility called “chkdsk” (“Check Disk”) to scan and repair hard disk corruption. If I "run windows normally" the computer restarts while the XP logo is on the screen. Cancel Red Flag SubmittedThank you for helping keep Tek-Tips Forums free from inappropriate posts.The Tek-Tips staff will check this out and take appropriate action. Click on the Windows Operating System-associated entry. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_xp-update/bad-pool-caller-stop-0x000000c2-0x00000043/cba05763-a35d-4525-b6f8-5338da633ae2
Anybody else using McAfee with this issue? Feb 1, 2010 #7 camit001 TS Rookie Topic Starter If it helps, the last thing I see before a reboot is safe mode is loading sptd.sys Feb 1, 2010 #8 NTFS Drive: Displays cleanup messages. /R – This command locates bad sectors and recovers readable information (assumes /F). /L:size (NTFS only) – This command changes the log file size to the At-the same time, remember that those icons in your Background also take a modest amount of boot time to set themselves.
So a quick Google Bing search for “memory tester” came up with Memtest86. If I go into Recovery Console, pick 1 for Windows, hit ENTER and STOP error appears.If I boot from Windows XP CD, try install, then R for repair, F8 to accept Use Registry Editor at your own risk. In the File Name box, type a name for your backup file, such as "Windows Operating System Backup".
It was screwing up a lot of things. Reply http:// January 29, 2005 at 10:20 pmGREAT! It made 3 passes but did not find any errors. http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/bad_pool_caller-stop-0x000000c2-0x00000043-0xc507c000-0x00000000-0x00000000.142176/ Any idea?
troynb (Programmer) (OP) 13 Dec 02 18:40 I apologize for my ignorance. If the previous troubleshooting steps did not resolve your 0xC2 STOP error, running “chkdsk” may uncover and repair the cause of your BSOD. Type "command" in the search box... Drivers can work one day, and suddenly stop working the next day, for a variety of reasons.
Note: The following document was originally written and published as WIKI_Q047420 What is Bad Pool Caller 0x00000c2 (0x00000043 error? http://ceklog.kindel.com/2004/05/26/stop-0xc2-aka-bad-pool-caller-blue-screen-and-bad-memory/ Reply http:// April 29, 2005 at 1:27 amI find the best way is to take all of the DIMMs out of the machine and run the memory test with only one Reply http:// May 10, 2005 at 7:10 pmAwsome work guys, my friend just called me with the same problem (error BAD_POOL_CALLER) and wants me to fix it, you guys just made Yes, my password is: Forgot your password?
Login now. check over here Reply http:// March 29, 2005 at 12:51 amThis error came up recently for me, as well. Go to http://oca.microsoft.com/en/windiag.asp and download the memory diagnostic tool (you'll have to burn a CD). If, for instance, you have Spybot Search and Destroy, you can use its startup tool that lists startups and allows you to turn off any you do not need.
We do not guarantee that problems resulting from the incorrect use of Registry Editor can be solved. It seems to be have occured when we switched to McAfee AV. The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down. his comment is here Now that I have a backed-up drive image, what can I try to diagnose and fix the STOP error?I came across a thread from a couple of years ago, where someone
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We do not claim any responsibility for the results of the actions taken from the content linked below - complete these tasks at your own risk. This damaged system file will cause absent and wrongly linked documents and archives essential for the proper operation of the program. Step 4: Update Your PC Device Drivers BAD_POOL_CALLER errors can be related to corrupt or outdated device drivers. I still need to do mem test also.
Already have an account? Thanks 🙂 Reply Jens May 11, 2005 at 10:24 amThanks a lot! Restart your PC with the USB drive installed. weblink Reply http:// March 29, 2005 at 2:12 amSo mainly the power supply is the cause to it?
The text is posted below.====================Start 'wiaservc.dll' Debug - Time: 2010/05/27 17:14:10:718==================== *> StiServiceMain entered, Time: 2010/05/27 17:14:10:718 <* StiServiceMain ended, Time: 2010/05/28 14:19:02:459 StiLockMgr::CheckDeviceInfo, ACTIVE_DEVICE is not valid!Please, if anyone can Complete list of “chkdsk” commands (Advanced PC users only): /F – Scans and fixes errors on the disk. /V – Displays every file name in each directory as the disk is TechSpot Account Sign up for free, it takes 30 seconds. Is there a default password that can be used or a way for me to reset the password, or am I basically out of luck?
BAD_POOL_CALLER STOP error due to memory (RAM) corruption. smah (MIS) 9 Dec 02 07:54 Is this info any help? your Desktop). If you have windows cd you can boot from it and try to repair your current installation?
Memtest86 will begin testing for memory corruption. Type "cleanmgr" and hit ENTER.