Need to decipher what a bug check is saying.
Also cannot get access to the .dmp file or .xml file that are supposed to help, , though i have changed the permissions and taken ownership. This is not a web server, IIS is not running on the server.
Machine reboots every 2 hours or so. bug-check.txt. This started suddenly about 3 weeks ago,nothing new was installed, it's rebooting more frequently now.Dell Pro Support was unable to assist.
Try this: Pull the system drive out, take it to another system, attach it there and make a copy of the dump file.
This started suddenly about 3 weeks ago,nothing new was installed, it's rebooting more frequently now.
A BSOD which becomes progressively more frequent suggests a hardware problem which is becoming worse.
a) Download a copy of Memtest-86/+, boot it on the system and let it run for at least 12 hours. This will not completely rule out memory problems (because the problem is intermittent) but it will give some assurance that the memory is not failing. There are two versions; run them both.
b) Download a temperature monitoring program and see what the temperature of the CPU and hard drives is, e.g., Open Hardware Monitor.