and search the Sound Blaster database by using the following keywords:
EMU10K1F.SYS "windows 2000" blue-screen
To work around this behavior, download and install newer drivers:
At startup, press the F8 key to enter the troubleshooting options menu.
Select Safe mode with command prompt.
Go to the C:\Winnt\System32\ folder, and rename the Ctmm32.dll file, changing the extension to .old (Ctmm32.old).
Restart the computer.
Download and install newer drivers from Sound Blaster.
The Ctmm32.dll file is installed by Creative Labs. It is not a Microsoft file.
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