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fatal errors ! stop msg 0x0000008E

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la terreur

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hi !

after i've had a malware infection (and succesfully gotten rid of it, thanks to the guys in the malware forum)
my computer still crashes quite often. usually every 20 minutes, more or less.

i get the b.s.o.d. with the stop error 0x0000008E and a few others, 0xC0000005, 0xAAD1AB4A.

i have not installed new drivers, or hardware or anything new lately, and i never had this problem before the malware infection. i assume i might have deleted some system file while cleaning up?

any help will be greatly appreciated !

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Items in blue which are underlined are clickable to give more information about the process

Click start then run, type prefetch then press enter, click edit then select all, right click any file then click delete, confirm delete

Click start, all programmes, accessories, system tools to run disc clean up

Click start, all programmes, accessories, system tools to run disc defragmenter

Click start then run, type sfc /scannow then press enter, you need the XP CD and Windows File Protection will show a blue onscreen progress bar, when the bar goes, reboot

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