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While you are installing the Windows operating system, your computer may stop responding (hang) while displaying the following error message on a blue screen:
This error message may be caused by faulty memory (RAM) in your computer.
The faulty RAM could be located in any of several areas, including the secondary RAM cache, the video RAM, or the computer's main memory. To determine where the faulty RAM is located, use the following steps:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/183169/EN-US/ )Possible Resolutions to STOP 0x0A, 0x01E, and 0x50 Errors
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/155573/EN-US/ )"Stop 0x50" Transferring Files over RAS with Windows NT 4.0
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/156211/EN-US/ )Network Virus Checking Programs and Microsoft Windows NT
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/162837/EN-US/ )Replacing TCP/IP After SP2 Causes STOP 0x00000050
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/156410/EN-US/ )STOP 0x1E or 0x50 Error on Multiprocessor DEC Alpha Computer
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/164352/EN-US/ )Stop 0x00000050 in Tcpip.sys Caused by Winsock Applications
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/167362/EN-US/ )STOP 0x00000050 in Srv.sys When Shutting Down Computer
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/163620/EN-US/ )STOP 0x50 in Rdr.sys If Pathname Too Long in SMB
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/162438/EN-US/ )"STOP 0x50" Accessing Files on Windows NT from Windows 95
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/160370/EN-US/ )Stop Screen 0x00000050 Caused by Fs_rec.sys
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/166445/EN-US/ )Stop 0x00000050 with S3 Video
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/167652/EN-US/ )New Installation of Windows NT 4.0 Results in STOP 0x00000050
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/166828/EN-US/ )Upgrade Installation of Windows NT 4.0 Results In STOP Errors
Article ID: 171003 - Last Review: February 22, 2007 - Revision: 2.1
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