Greetings wise wizards of EE:
I'm helping a friend with an aging Dell Inspiron laptop running Windows XP with a Pentium M processor, 2 GB RAM and running Windows XP Home. His machine has recently produced the dreaded Blue Screen of Death, but fortunately would restart so that I could copy the minidump file from the C:Windows/Minidump folder, which I attach to this inquiry.
His machine was somewhat neglected, in that it had expired antivirus installed, the firewall turned off and Windows Update turned off. I uninstalled his expired Symantec Antivirus, and then downloaded & installed AVG Antivirus, and renabled firewall & Windows Updates. Unfortunately I did not have time to wait for the virus scan to complete, nor for Windows Updates to run (I do know that he had at least Service Pack 2 installed).
I didn't see any other "smoking gun" issues on his machine, so I'm not sure what produced the Blue Screen of Death, and I am hoping that one of you fine wizards would analyze the minidump file for me. I do appreciate any responses, but I am most definitely seeking an analysis of the attached file, so I can narrow down the possibilities.
Many thanks in advance,