1. #1

    BSODs on Windows 10: Bad Pool Caller

    Help...

    OS - Windows 10 x64

    Pre-installed, brand new alienware 13 r3 laptop(1 month ago)

    Have not re-installed the OS.

    CPU: Intel (R) Core(TM) i7-7700HQ CPU@ 2.80GHz
    Video card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060


    Much appreciated...
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  2. #2

    Re: BSODs on Windows 10: Bad Pool Caller

    Have since had a few more BSODs.

    here is the new file.
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    Re: BSODs on Windows 10: Bad Pool Caller

    Hi carolk,

    to Sysnative.

    Update the Killer network 1535 drivers from Dell
    Support for Alienware 13 R3 | Drivers & downloads | Dell US
    Code:
    ********************************************************************************                                                                             *
    *                        Bugcheck Analysis                                    *
    *                                                                             *
    *******************************************************************************
    
    
    BAD_POOL_CALLER (c2)
    The current thread is making a bad pool request.  Typically this is at a bad IRQL level or double freeing the same allocation, etc.
    Arguments:
    Arg1: 0000000000000004, Pool header has been corrupted
    Arg2: 0000000000000000, Pointer to pool header
    Arg3: 0000000000000000, First part of pool header contents
    Arg4: ffffa08cbea0f178, 0
    
    
    Debugging Details:
    ------------------
    
    
    *** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for Qcamain10x64.sys
    *** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for Qcamain10x64.sys
    
    
    
    2: kd> lmvm Qcamain10x64Browse full module list
    start             end                 module name
    fffff80b`ec4b0000 fffff80b`ec732000   Qcamain10x64 T (no symbols)           
        Loaded symbol image file: Qcamain10x64.sys
        Image path: \SystemRoot\System32\drivers\Qcamain10x64.sys
        Image name: Qcamain10x64.sys
        Browse all global symbols  functions  data
        Timestamp:        Thu Nov  2 03:40:21 2017 (59FA8595)
        CheckSum:         0023AD27
        ImageSize:        00282000
        Translations:     0000.04b0 0000.04e4 0409.04b0 0409.04e4

  4. #4

    Re: BSODs on Windows 10: Bad Pool Caller

    Thanks.. I've uninstalled and re-installed Killer apps as recommended on the Killer website. Have yet to BSOD but will monitor for a bit longer before I mark this as solved.

    Cheers!
    Carol


    Quote Originally Posted by axe0 View Post
    Hi carolk,

    to Sysnative.

    Update the Killer network 1535 drivers from Dell
    Support for Alienware 13 R3 | Drivers & downloads | Dell US
    Code:
    ********************************************************************************                                                                             *
    *                        Bugcheck Analysis                                    *
    *                                                                             *
    *******************************************************************************
    
    
    BAD_POOL_CALLER (c2)
    The current thread is making a bad pool request.  Typically this is at a bad IRQL level or double freeing the same allocation, etc.
    Arguments:
    Arg1: 0000000000000004, Pool header has been corrupted
    Arg2: 0000000000000000, Pointer to pool header
    Arg3: 0000000000000000, First part of pool header contents
    Arg4: ffffa08cbea0f178, 0
    
    
    Debugging Details:
    ------------------
    
    
    *** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for Qcamain10x64.sys
    *** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for Qcamain10x64.sys
    
    
    
    2: kd> lmvm Qcamain10x64Browse full module list
    start             end                 module name
    fffff80b`ec4b0000 fffff80b`ec732000   Qcamain10x64 T (no symbols)           
        Loaded symbol image file: Qcamain10x64.sys
        Image path: \SystemRoot\System32\drivers\Qcamain10x64.sys
        Image name: Qcamain10x64.sys
        Browse all global symbols  functions  data
        Timestamp:        Thu Nov  2 03:40:21 2017 (59FA8595)
        CheckSum:         0023AD27
        ImageSize:        00282000
        Translations:     0000.04b0 0000.04e4 0409.04b0 0409.04e4

  5. #5

    Re: BSODs on Windows 10: Bad Pool Caller

    Marking as solved!

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