Error message when you start a multiprocessor portable computer that runs Windows Vista: “STOP: 0x0000007E”
When you start a multiprocessor portable computer that runs Windows Vista, you may receive the following Stop error message:
STOP: 0x0000007E (parameter1, parameter2, parameter3, parameter4)
This problem typically occurs after a driver for a third-party network adapter is installed.
- The parameters in this Stop error message vary, depending on the configuration of the computer.
- Not all “0x0000007E” Stop error messages are caused by this problem.
For more information on this issue, including potential causes, workarounds, and resolutions, see: Microsoft KB Article KB950570.