DPC_WATCHDOG_VIOLATION Blue screen under Windows 10

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Some Windows 10 users reported that they occasionally receive one DPC_WATCHDOG_VIOLATION Blue Screen with a bug checking code of 0x00000133 when working on their computer.


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(1).sys driver.

Proceed as follows :

Right-click the Start button to open the WinX menu and select Device Manager. Develop ATA/ATAPI IDE controller.

(2) .sys is a listed driver, and click OK.

On the Driver tab, select Update Driver. Then select Browse my computer to find the driver software.

Let me choose from a list of device drivers on my computer, and finally select Standard SATA AHCI Controller.

Click Next and follow the instructions to install the driver.

Restart your Windows 10 computer.

That should help!

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