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Stop 0x0000000A Caused by Malformed File Write Request
Article ID: 220605 - View products that this article applies to.
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When a file write request is processed by the Windows NT local file system and bypasses the NTFS redirector, your computer may stop responding (hang) and display the following error message:
STOP 0x0000000A: IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Microsoft Windows NT 4.0 or the individual software update. For information on obtaining the latest service pack, please go to:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article. This problem was first corrected in Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack 5.
Article ID: 220605 - Last Review: August 2, 2012 - Revision: 3.0