STOP: 0x0000007e 0xc0000005

STOP 0x0000007e in pci.sys may occur in a number of situations. A typical STOP: 0x0000007e 0xc0000005 looks like this:

*** STOP 0x0000007E (param 1, param 2, param 3, param 4) SYSTEM_THREAD_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED

The parameters in parenthesis vary, pci.sys file is mentioned.

Disconnecting a CardBus Compact Flash (CF) adapter

STOP 0x0000007e in pci.sys may occur when you disconnect a CardBus Compact Flash (CF) adapter a editing or transferring a file on the Compact Flash card. If you have WIndows XP, install the latest service pack. For Windows 2000 or Windows Server 2003 the Microsoft company suggests no solutions.

Using a Creative Labs SoundBlaster 16 Joystick with a Game port in Windows XP

You may receive STOP 0x0000007e in pci.sys error while using a Creative Labs SoundBlaster 16 Joystick with a Game port in Windows XP, if the joystick uses the driver that is included with Windows XP. First, your computer restarts on its own. After that, you’ll see the following message during startup:

Microsoft Windows The system has recovered from a serious error. A log of this error has been created. Please tell Microsoft about this problem. We have created an error report that you can send to help us improve Microsoft Windows. We will treat this report as confidential and anonymous. To see what data this error report contains, click here

When you click to see the error report, you may get the blue screen with the STOP 0x0000007e pci.sys error.

To fx this error, you need either to install Creative SoundBlaster Live Value device driver in safe mode or remove Creative Labs SoundBlaster joystick from Device Manager and opt for a different fame controller.

Adding a Device that Supports MSI-X Interrupts.

STOP 0x0000007E. pci.sys may occur on a Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008 based computer when you add a new device supporting MSI-X interrupts, specifically, either after installing ithe driver for the device or when you restart the computer after installing the device. This problem is caused by Plug and Play (PNP) resource rebalance. As a solution, Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008 hotfixes are available from the Microsoft company.