“0x0000007E” Stop error after you perform a hot removal of a PCI device in Windows 7, in Windows Server 2008 R2, in Windows Vista or in Windows Server 2008
Consider the following scenario:
- You have a computer that is running Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows 7, Windows Vista or Windows Server 2008, and that supports the hot removal of PCI devices.
- You perform a hot removal of a PCI device on a storage controller.
In this scenario, you receive a Stop error message that resembles the following:
STOP 0x0000007E (parameter1, parameter2, parameter3, parameter4) SYSTEM_THREAD_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED
- The parameters in this error message vary, depending on the configuration of the computer.
- Not all “0x0000007E” Stop errors are caused by this issue.
For more information on this issue, including potential causes, workarounds, and resolutions, see: Microsoft KB Article KB2511500.