Recently, we've begun having problems with XP SP2 (Dell Dimension, 4550) randomly rebooting. It's not dependent on a specific program or activity -- it'll reboot regardless of us working in, say Notepad or surfing the Internet.
After we unchecked the Automatically restart box to see the behind-the-scenes errors, we then started to see the following dialog upon startup:
However, after clicking "OK" (the only option in the dialog box), Norton seemed to be running just dandy. Still, to be safe, we uninstalled/reinstalled it, only to encounter the same error.
Norton AntiVirus 2006 does not support the Repair feature, please uninstall and reinstall.
Then, just minutes after reinstalling Norton, we got the following two BS's OD in quick succession:
- and then -
Haven't installed any new hardware lately, haven't fiddled with drivers or settings ... perhaps a Windows Update made things go blooey?
I've Googled 'round for these errors but there are so many varied responses out there that I've no idea where to start. Any help'd be most appreciated, and thanks muchly in advance.
Edited by CatsInSpace, 31 July 2006 - 12:34 PM.