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Windows generates a bug check code on a blue screen when a problem is encountered. These codes can assist you in troubleshooting the problem.
The STOP 0x1E code is a common bug check code. The exception address usually pinpoints the driver or function that caused the problem. You should note this address as well as the link date of the driver or image that contains this address to assist Microsoft Support Engineers if it becomes necessary to contact Microsoft.
1st = The exception code that was not handledOn non-Intel-based computers, if the address of the exception is 0xBFC0304, the bug code is the result of a cache-parity error on the CPU. If the problem occurs frequently, contact the hardware's manufacturer.
2nd = The address at which the exception occurred
3rd = Parameter 0 of the exception
4th = Parameter 1 of the exception
Possible Cause and WorkaroundThe STOP 1E message may occur after the first reboot during Windows Setup, or after Setup is finished. Three possible causes of the problem are:
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Article ID: 161703 - Last Review: February 27, 2007 - Revision: 2.3