Windows Xp Blue Screen


Could someone explain how this blue screen happened on my computer. It has happened twice. I want to know what happened and how i can prevent it from happening again.

Picture of blue screen -

CPU:Intel Pentium 4 @ 3Ghz 1 core, 2 threads
GPU: Nvidia Geforce 7300 SE/7200 GS
HDD: 200GB SATA 3Gb/s
MBoard: ASUS P5GC-MX/1333

If this is in the wrong spot please correct it =)

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    looks like the problem was caused by the nvidia display driver or the gpu itself. try upgrading the video drivers.
  2. i did upgrade the drivers before the blue screen because of a different problem i was having with the nvidia control panel (something to do with a version mismatch), it seemed to only make it worse (blue screen happened). i decided to do a fresh clean install and that fixed it.

    thanks for explaining what caused the blue screen
    it pretty much confirmed what was going on.
  3. Best answer selected by Thenextnova.
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