Windows error 0x000000F4, 244

Detailed Error Information

CRITICAL_OBJECT_TERMINATION[1]

This is a Blue Screen of Death stop code. More information is available in the Knowledge Base article Bug Check 0xF4: CRITICAL_OBJECT_TERMINATION.

HRESULT analysis[2]

This is probably not the correct interpretation of this error. The Win32 error above is more likely to indicate the actual problem.
FlagsSeveritySuccess

This code indicates success, rather than an error. This may not be the correct interpretation of this code, or possibly the program is handling errors incorrectly.

Reserved (R)false
OriginMicrosoft
NTSTATUSfalse
Reserved (X)false
FacilityCode0 (0x000)
NameFACILITY_NULL[2][3]
DescriptionThe default facility code.[2][3]
Error Code244 (0x00f4)

Questions

8votes
9answers

Can a simple program be responsible for a BSOD?

I've got a customer who told me that my program (simple user-land program, not a driver) is crashing his system with a Blue Screen Of Death (BSOD). He says he has never encountered that with other program and that he can reproduce it easily with mine. The BSOD is of [...] read more
windows
bsod
6votes
3answers

Core dump note section

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gdb
elf
coredump
5votes
1answer

BSOD after attempt at windows update. Not Random

Windows-U-7-sp1 here. A system failure during a windows update locked the Laptop and after an hour had to power it off. When returning to try to boot, i get these bsod errors: 0x000000f4 0xfffffa800bd76060 0xfffffa800bd76340 0xfffff8004b07130 I cannot login to even safemode or now to run repairs or get a [...] read more
windows-7
bsod
windows-update
login-screen
4votes
4answers

BSOD Error codes

Where is the best place to find out information about blue screen of death 'STOP ' and other error codes? Technet has a list but it doesn't seem to have the STOP code that I've seen: STOP 0x000000F4 (0x0000000000000003, 0xFFFFFA8070EFFC10, 0xFFFFFA8070EFFE48, 0xFFFFF800002108530) I'm really after general resources on BSODs. Also [...] read more
bsod
resources
1vote
0answers

C - Get File Bytes as Unsigned Int

I need the bytes of a BIN file converted to a unsigned int, in this format (JavaScript): p.write4(shellcode.add32(0x00000000), 0x00000be9); p.write4(shellcode.add32(0x00000004), 0x90909000); p.write4(shellcode.add32(0x00000008), 0x90909090); p.write4(shellcode.add32(0x0000000c), 0x90909090); p.write4(shellcode.add32(0x00000010), 0x0082b955); p.write4(shellcode.add32(0x00000014), 0x8948c000); p.write4(shellcode.add32(0x00000018), 0x415741e5); p.write4(shellcode.add32(0x0000001c), 0x41554156); p.write4(shellcode.add32(0x00000020), 0x83485354); p.write4(shellcode.add32(0x00000024), 0x320f18ec); p.write4(shellcode.add32(0x00000028), 0x89d58949); p.write4(shellcode.add32(0x0000002c), 0x64b948c0); p.write4(shellcode.add32(0x00000030), 0x77737069); p.write4(shellcode.add32(0x00000034), 0x49000000); p.write4(shellcode.add32(0x00000038), 0x4120e5c1); p.write4(shellcode.add32(0x0000003c), 0x000200bc); p.write4(shellcode.add32(0x00000040), [...] read more
c
1vote
1answer

How to detect if I/O errors are because of HDD fail or other Hardware/Software issues?

On my current system I had a 2TB HDD from Segate, after 2 years Windows started to restart on boot, so I formatted and installed ubuntu. All worked great but after a while I would get I/O errors, something about /temp, the system would still be usable you just couldn't [...] read more
windows-7
hard-drive
ssd
event-log
1vote
0answers

Windows 7 reboots after Blue Screen

EDIT After a second attempt using EasyRE I could get rid of BSoD, but then it wouldn't boot anymore. Even before Windows starts to boot it loaded a screen as the recovery media was inserted (couldn't get over this). Checked a few minidumps on BlueScreenView and it pointed, it seems, [...] read more
windows-7
bsod
1vote
4answers

BlueScreens on my ThinkPad with Windows 7 64 Bit and a SSD (CRITICAL_OBJECT_TERMINATION, ntoskernel.exe)

I'm getting BlueScreens about every five days for more than three months. Here's an example: > A problem has been detected and Windows has been shut down to prevent damage to your computer. The problem seems to be caused by the following file: ntoskrnl.exe CRITICAL_OBJECT_TERMINATION If this is the first [...] read more
windows-7
64-bit
ssd
bsod
ntoskrnl.exe
1vote
0answers

BSoD svchost suspected

On my Dell 1501 OS W7 Ultimate 2008 SP1 32-bits I got the BSoD. T tried system restore (no longer accessible), last know good config to no avail.The CD-DVD disk is spinnng out of control and when I tried hotfix from a usb flash drive I got Disk Error. In [...] read more
windows-7
bsod
1vote
2answers

BSOD STOP 0x000000F4

I have searched pretty extensively for a solution to this issue without resolve, so I was hoping that someone here could help me. Problem: After having used my new PC since May of this year, I started get this BSOD STOP 0x000000F4 immediately after the Windows loading screen about a [...] read more
windows-7
bsod
sata
1vote
2answers

Windows 7 BSOD and missing SATA drives at reboot

I get random BSOD, then when my computer reboots my SATA drives are gone and it gets stuck at "verifying DMI pool data". By rebooting they sometimes re-appear. Before this my computer has been running without any issues for two years. At first I thought this was related to my [...] read more
windows-7
sata
bsod
1vote
4answers

Reboot loop after Windows XP Service Pack 3 update

Recently I upgraded to Service Pack 3, and now it seems that something has gone terribly wrong with the update. After logging in, my computer will blue screen after about 5 minutes and then go into a reboot loop (I don't have the exact error message handy). I have a [...] read more
windows-xp
bsod
sp3
reboot
0votes
0answers

MinGW's GDB does not show my stackframes on SegFault

On MinGW's GDB (7.6.1) I sometimes run into the problem that a SegFault does not leave much useful information on the stacks (see transcript below). For the error in the transcript I know why it occured: I called fseeki64 with a bad value as file-pointer. The fseeki64 does appear in [...] read more
c
segmentation-fault
gdb
mingw
0votes
1answer

g++ symbol versioning. Set it to GCC_3.0 using version 4 of g++

I need to implemente a Java class which uses JNI to control a fiscal printer in XUbuntu 8.10 with sun-java6-jdk installed. The structure is the following: EpsonDriver.java loads libEpson.so libEpson is linked dynamically with EpsonFiscalProtocol.so ( provided by Epson, no source available ) and pthread I use javah to generate [...] read more
g++
jni
0votes
1answer

Windows Server 2008 R2 Hyper-V VM BSOD after 1min 30seconds even before logging in?

I have a Hyper-V VM running Windows Server 2008 R2 (Host is also WinSrv 2008 R2) that was working perfectly. It has now started BSOD before I even login. On testing if I boot normally and login the vm Blue Screens after 1min 35seconds. If I safe boot this extended [...] read more
windows-server-2008-r2
hyper-v
hyper-v-server-2008-r2
bsod
hypervisor
0votes
1answer

Boot Manager Corruption

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windows-7
boot
memory
power-supply
bsod
0votes
3answers

Windows 7 64bit STOP Error Code 0x000000F4

I got a BSOD when my computer was almost idle (only uTorrent was running) with stop error code 0x000000F4. Also at the blue screen it got stuck at the 2nd step (I don't remember what it says) and as a result I don't have a minidump file. My pc specs [...] read more
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bsod
0votes
0answers

BSOD STOP 0xF4 Dump Fail 0XC0000010

System Info: Laptop: HP Envy 15 3040nr OS Version: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium, Service Pack 1, 64 bit Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-2670QM CPU @ 2.20GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 42 Stepping 7 Processor Count: 8 RAM: 8139 Mb Graphics Card: AMD Radeon 6600M and 6700M Series, 1024 Mb Hard [...] read more
windows-7
drivers
bsod
safe-mode
0votes
0answers

BSOD Windows 7 0x000000f4 CRITICAL_OBJECT_TERMINATION

I have recently been getting bsods. They happen randomly as far as I can tell. I have ran memcheck with no problems, I have done chkdsk and sfc/scannow with no problems too. I have been looking online for a while now with no solution, I have only gotten two so [...] read more
windows-7
bsod
0votes
1answer

BSOD with Windows 7, error code f4, SSD implied?

I'm currently facing blue screens on Windows 7 64-bits, that happen 45 minutes or so after system start-up. The error code I get is 0xF4, which, according to MS bug check codes corresponds to the CRITICAL_OBJECT_TERMINATION error. I've tried to analyze the minidump that Windows created, but can't really get [...] read more
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windows
hard-drive
ssd
bsod
0votes
4answers

BSOD, no new hardware or software changes, Win 7

I started getting the blue screen of death yesterday. Here's the setup: * Dell Precision laptop * Main hard disk is an SSD * No recent hardware or software changes, except I did Windows update yesterday morning. * Happens even if no external hardware plugged in * Can go an [...] read more
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hard-drive
boot
bsod
0votes
1answer

Windows XP Pro SP3 stop error code 0x000000F4

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bsod
0votes
0answers

BSOD 0x000000f4(Probably caused by : wininit.exe)

I have BSOD with 0x000000f4 code. It appears when system is not loaded at all. No new hardware where intalled. Only nvidia drivers where updated 3 days ago and they are up to date for now(version 296.10). System Health Report(perfmon /report) shows nothing interesting(only complained on disabled UAC) System is [...] read more
windows-7
crash
bsod
minidumps
0votes
2answers

Windows BSOD Stop: 0x000000F4

> Possible Duplicate: Windows 7 64bit STOP Error Code 0x000000F4 This is a brand new system, it was literally just built two days ago. I had installed it, moved my users directory to a second hard disc, and tried overclocking. It started crashing, I figured I messed up and so [...] read more
windows
drivers
crash
bsod
-1votes
2answers

Windows Server 2008 Cannot Boot - Safe Mode or Normal

One of our Windows Server 2008 boxes is stuck in a reboot cycle. It was rebooted after installing updates that Microsoft released on Tuesday. When I boot into Safe Mode it says "Configuring Updates Stage 3 of 3" and then reboots. In Normal mode it says "Waiting for Windows Module [...] read more
windows
windows-server-2008
-4votes
1answer

PLEASE HELP, desperate for answers!!! sudden/random clean shutdowns!! :/

I have bought myself a "new" Desktop PC, with Windows 7 Ultimate x64 on it, almost plain without any updates but was used and dont really know what was the previous owner doing, so...Im assuming stuff. Since the community here is thankfully really filled with professionals too, I AM kindly [...] read more
windows-7
bsod

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  1. https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-hardware/drivers/debugger/bug-check-code-reference2
  2. https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc231198.aspx
  3. winerror.h from Windows SDK 10.0.14393.0

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