Lenovo® IdeaPad blue screen
The effects of the blue screen error on the performance of Lenovo IdeaPad computers and troubleshooting tips
The blue screen error is an error message generated by Windows to halt the system. It can occur in Lenovo IdeaPad computers due to several reasons like software conflicts, incorrect drivers or hardware failure. It is usually encountered when you boot up the system or while a Windows application is running. The computer halts and follows a set of diagnostic information which is displayed on a blue screen. You should immediately restart the PC and the problem may persist if the root cause is not resolved. The computer typically stops and follows a set of diagnostic information displayed on blue screen. The content of the system’s memory could be dumped to a file for later analysis. Other factors leading to this issue are newly installed software, device drivers or modified registry settings. This can also happen when the operating system detects an incompatible hardware.
Following are the consequences of blue screen error in Lenovo IdeaPad computers and tips to resolve them:
- Driver issues
- Faulty hardware
- Modified registry
Driver software facilitates the Lenovo IdeaPad systems to communicate with hardware or other such devices, without which the hardware that you connect to your PC will not work properly. You may have a problem if you are not using the latest version of a driver. This will end up in system crashes and in turn memory dump. To fix this problem you need to reboot your system into safe mode from the Windows 'Start' menu and remove the unwanted files and programs which might be causing the problems.
System failure can be caused by any faulty component. Check whether the hardware is compatible with your system by reading the hardware and motherboard manual. Problems can arise if you have brought about any modifications in your BIOS such as over clocking. This can be resolved by reverting back to the old settings. As soon as you get an error message saying that you have an improper hardware, it would be wise to replace the faulty component.
Ensure that there is no faulty software or hardware in your Lenovo IdeaPad computer. After checking all these and taking the necessary measures and still if you have problems go for restoring the registry settings. Bringing about any changes in the registry details can lead to blue screen error in your PC. Restore all the settings (manually or from backup records). So make sure you have a firm backup in your system.