Join Date : Jul 2008
Posts : 2
vista ultimate x64
Local Time: 17:44
Blue screen after updates
i just installed Vista ultimate 64 and all the updates.. but it gave me a blue screen when it was loading windows after reboot. and this just kept going.
i reinstalled vista and all those updates but the problem still remained.
now i dare not install any updates... any one has any idea what is going on here?
Join Date : Aug 2008
Posts : 1
Vista Ultimate x64
Local Time: 07:44
Re: Blue screen after updates
I had the same problem after I installed Vista x64. I would receive the BSOD that pointed to either tcpip.sys or netio.sys. It turned out to be "Update KB938371". I had to restore my system to any point before that update was installed. It worked fine after that. I've installed all other updates and am now only having a few errors. Still getting the BSOD, but now for other reasons and not so often. I also change the automatic update to only notify me when their are new updates. That way, I won't have any surprises. I hope this helps.
If you are still getting BSODs then your problems are not over. I don't get BSODs, unless you count the Virtual Machine systems I purposefully infect with malware to test an antimalware product, or when I am playing around with OCing.
Also, System restore only changes registry entries and settings, not files themselves - so the files that were installed by that update are still on your system.
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