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knutinh
11-23-05, 03:33 AM
Hi guys.

I have the following system:
Windows XP SP2
Asus A8N-E with latest drivers
AMD 3000+ Venice
Seagate p80 160GB
2x 512MB ddr ram
Nvidia 6600 PCI-x 81.85 drivers

The setup is really minimal because I have just set it up. Problem is that it will bluescreen 5 secs after the desktop is shown. Either "attempting to execute memory that was non-executable" or "irql_driver_not_less_than_or_equal". I really cant figure out what is wrong. System boots fine in secure mode seemingly.

Could it be the nvidia hardware firewall? (enabled)
Could it be a defective ram stick?

best regards
Knut Inge

knutinh
11-23-05, 03:35 AM
I should add that I have been using speedfan and found that temperatures are very nice. I have now disabled it to exclude it as the source of my problems. BIOS is set to defaults as well.

-k

ynnek
11-23-05, 10:51 AM
does the error message point to any specific dll or driver? that may give a clue.

knutinh
11-24-05, 01:48 AM
I did a system restore a week back and everything was fine. Then I installed the newest Nvidia chipset driver and the problem was back.

Guess I`ll not use the chipset driver then.

regards
Knut

blurp
11-24-05, 07:30 PM
I use the 6.7 drivers with my Asus A8N-E and it works flawlessly. Did you install them ?