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Bug Check 0xFD: DIRTY_NOWRITE_PAGES_CONGESTION

The DIRTY_NOWRITE_PAGES_CONGESTION bug check has a value of 0x000000FD. This indicates that there are no free pages available to continue basic system operations.

Important Info If You Have Received a STOP Code

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If you received a blue screen error, or stop code, the computer has shut down abruptly to protect itself from data loss.

For information about how to recover from this error, see Resolving Blue Screen errors in Windows.

DIRTY_NOWRITE_PAGES_CONGESTION Parameters

The following parameters are displayed on the blue screen.

ParameterDescription

1

Total number of dirty pages

2

Number of non-writeable dirty pages

3

Reserved

4

Most recently modified write-error status

 

Cause

This bug check usually occurs because the component that owns the modified non-writeable pages failed to write out these pages after marking the relevant files as "do not write" to memory management. This indicates a driver bug.

Resolution

For more information about which driver is causing the problem, use the !vm 3 extension, followed by !memusage 1 .

 

 

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