SYSTEM_SERVICE_EXCEPTION Stop Error on Windows 10/8/7

If you see a SYSTEM_SERVICE_EXCEPTION Blue Screen or Stop Error on Windows 10/8/7, then this posts suggests some areas you can take a look at, to resolve the issue.



This Stop Error is usually received in cases of excessive paged pool usage, and can occur due to user-mode graphics drivers crossing over and passing bad data to the kernel code.

To resolve this issue, here are a few things you could try.

1] Open Command Prompt and run chkdsk /f /r on your drive to run Check Disk to identify, repair and fix bad sectors, if any, on your hard disk drive.

2] This Blue Screen can occur due to problematic drivers. Update your Intel and AMD drivers. Also update your Graphics or Video drivers via Device Manager.

3] Some software like McAfee, BitDefender,Virtual Clone Drive have been reported to cause this Blue Screen. Use your discretion and see if you would like to uninstall them and check if it makes the problem go away.

This Blue Screen guide offers some generic troubleshooting steps. You may want to have a look at it.

All the best!

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Anand Khanse is the Admin of, a 10-year Microsoft MVP Awardee in Windows (2006-16) & a Windows Insider MVP. Please read the entire post & the comments first, create a System Restore Point before making any changes to your system & be careful about any 3rd-party offers while installing freeware.