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Re: This program has performed an illegal operation

From: Larry
Date: 22 Oct 1999
Time: 09:33:59
Remote Name: 207.5.164.44

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This kind of problem is usually caused by a harware problem, but not always. Faulty memory, bad motherboard, and IRQ conflicts are almost always at fault. Overclocking can cause protected faults. In my experience, bad memory is usually the culprit in systems with a 100 Mhz FSB. Try slowing down the CPU clock. If it works OK, memory or the motherboard is probably bad. See:

http://support.microsoft.com/support/kb/articles/q187/6/02.asp http://support.microsoft.com/support/kb/articles/Q82/7/10.ASP http://support.microsoft.com/support/kb/articles/Q150/3/14.asp Larry

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