I have been getting a BSoD on my MSI GS60 notebook for the past week or two when trying to add files to iTunes. My iTunes library is stored on a Synology NAS connected to my local network. When I attempt to add the file to iTunes, the computer will randomly become unresponsive and finally result in the BSoD which reads DPC_WATCHDOG_VIOLATION. There are no other error codes given with it.
I have read about some common causes of this error, such as outdated drivers or outdated SSD firmware. All of my drivers are current according to MSI, but there were a few that MSI hasn't posted yet which I updated directly from the hardware manufacturers. As for the SSD firmware, I have 2 Crucial M550 mSATA SSDs which have the most recent firmware, and a Samsung 840 EVO 2.5" SSD, which I updated to the most recent firmware.
I have attached the minidump that was created from the BSoD, if that may be of any assistance in determining the cause.
Windows 8.1 w/ all updates
I attempted to transfer the same file (a 3.7GB MP4 video) directly to my NAS using Windows Explorer. The file transferred without getting a blue screen, however my computer was very unresponsive during the transfer. I could move the mouse cursor the entire time, but I was unable to select anything until the transfer had completed.
I have rebooted my PC, NAS, and router, as well as applied updates to every device. I have also performed a factory restore on my PC, which did not resolve the issue. This problem only started about a week or two ago. Before then, I was able to transfer large files to my NAS without slowing down my PC.