PC shutting down then restarting?

  halfachance 18:58 30 Sep 2004

This is the the message I get on restart...
BCCcode:c2 BCP1:00000007 BPC2:00000CD4 BCP3:000020C6 BCP4:825CEA18 OSVer:5_1_2600 SP:1_0 Product:256_1 (error report)= C\WINDOWS\Minidump\mini093004-01.dmp
(I would be grateful for any help in resolving this situation)

  VoG II 19:02 30 Sep 2004

Deleting the folder may solve this. Or have a look at some other ideas click here

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 19:05 30 Sep 2004

What op system?

Have you got a Nvidia Gforce 200 or 400mmx card?

  halfachance 19:11 30 Sep 2004

VoG.That seems very complicated!! Fruit Bat.XP PRO and nVidia-nForce2 1.x I think?

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 19:20 30 Sep 2004

Option 1.

Delete all the files in the c:\windows\minidump subdirectory
Deleted the whole c:\docume~1\(your
logon)\local~1\temp\werl.tm.dir00\ directory

If not cured then

2. Boot to save mode F8 after POST unistall nvidia card drivers and re install signed XP drivers for your card.

3. Disabled hibernation

  halfachance 19:35 30 Sep 2004

Does Option 1. refer to me performing a "search" then just delete,or is it more complicated than that?

  VoG II 19:47 30 Sep 2004

Use Windows Explorer to locate the folders.

Note that the message is truncating the folder names. For example "docume~1" is short for "Documents and Settings" and "local~1" is probably "LocalService".

  halfachance 20:00 30 Sep 2004

VoG..Many thanks for your help..That might seem easy for someone who knows something about a PC,but to a virtual novice like myself its not...Where do I find Windows Explorer to look for the files?

  VoG II 20:06 30 Sep 2004

If it is Windows XP, you should find Windows Explorer in Start, All Programs, Accessories.

Alternatively, if you have a "My Computer" icon on your desktop, double click it, then double click the C drive, then double click Documents and Settings and so on.

  halfachance 20:27 30 Sep 2004

VoG..Got to Documents and Settings but couldn't find anything like "local" or "LocalService"?
Maybe I did delete all the minidumps I found doing "search"? Will leave it for tonight and see how it goes!! Thanks for the help... P.S. Is ihatemykids still about,with the photos?

  VoG II 20:30 30 Sep 2004

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