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    LEGO Star Wars caused BSOD after it crashed

    I decided to install LEGO Star Wars on my vista and try to fix the problem with it crashing when I try to start it up. But this time, I got something so unexpected, and something utterly terrifying (Yes, I value my computer so much).

    I tried to change the screen resolution on the game to the highest possible (1660xsomething) and the game minimized and the "LEGO Star Wars has stopped working" message came up. Since I couldn't see my cursor, I hit the spacebar to click "Close Program".

    After that, the BSOD flashed on and told me I got a "bad header" or something, I can't excactly remember. It was there for like 2 seconds and then the computer restarted itself. It didn't boot, so I flicked off the power switch and turned it back on and now everything is back to normal.

    I tried running the program again and this time it just crashed when the menu appeared. Nothing happened after that. This has always happened whenever I tried to start the game.

    I also tried going through the Program Compatibility Wizard and ran it in XP Service Pack 2, but for some reason the computer restarted itself again.

    EDIT: BSOD report and health check are attatched.

    Is Vista . . .
    - x86 (32-bit) or x64 ? 32-bit
    - the original installed OS on the system? Yes.
    - an OEM or full retail version? OEM.
    - What is the age of system (hardware)? About 5 years.
    - What is the age of OS installation (have you re-installed the OS?) About 5 years too, and no.

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    Re: LEGO Star Wars caused BSOD after it crashed

    The most imporant report, the minidmp, is not present. Please follow directions carefully and post again.

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    Re: LEGO Star Wars caused BSOD after it crashed

    Quote Originally Posted by richc46 View Post
    The most imporant report, the minidmp, is not present. Please follow directions carefully and post again.
    What's the minidmp?

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    Re: LEGO Star Wars caused BSOD after it crashed

    Please note post number 2
    no minidump file located

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    Re: LEGO Star Wars caused BSOD after it crashed

    Quote Originally Posted by richc46 View Post
    Please note post number 2
    no minidump file located
    So do I compress that too and upload it?

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    Re: LEGO Star Wars caused BSOD after it crashed

    You zip it up to us.

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    Re: LEGO Star Wars caused BSOD after it crashed

    Right, I looked in C/Windows and found the Minidump folder but it's empty?

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    Re: LEGO Star Wars caused BSOD after it crashed

    Post number 2
    no minidump file located

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