Stop error when a registry management problem occurs on a Windows Server 2008 or Windows Vista SP1-based computer: “0x0000007E”
On a computer that is running Windows Vista Service Pack 1 (SP1) or Windows Server 2008, you receive the following Stop error message:
STOP 0x0000007E (SYSTEM_THREAD_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED)
- The first parameter is 0xc0000005. Other three parameters in this Stop error message may vary, depending on the configuration of the computer.
- Not all “0x0000007E” Stop error messages are caused by this problem.
Additionally, the following event is logged in the System log:
Source: Microsoft-Windows-WER-SystemErrorReporting Event ID: 1001 Task Category: None Level: Information Keywords: Classic Description: The computer has rebooted from a bugcheck. The bugcheck was: 0x0000007e (0xc0000005, <address>, <address>, <address>). A dump was saved in: <file path>.
For more information on this issue, including potential causes, workarounds, and resolutions, see: Microsoft KB Article KB965494.