The platform firmware has corrupted memory across the previous system power transition

Log Name:      System
Source:        Microsoft-Windows-HAL
Date:          2/27/2011 12:37:19 AM
Event ID:      12
Task Category: None
Level:         Error
Keywords:      (1)
User:          N/A
Computer:      KIKIVISTA
Description:
The platform firmware has corrupted memory across the previous system power transition.  Please check for updated firmware for your system.
Event Xml:
<Event xmlns=”http://schemas.microsoft.com/win/2004/08/events/event“>
  <System>
    <Provider Name=”Microsoft-Windows-HAL” Guid=”{63D1E632-95CC-4443-9312-AF927761D52A}” />
    <EventID>12</EventID>
    <Version>0</Version>
    <Level>2</Level>
    <Task>0</Task>
    <Opcode>0</Opcode>
    <Keywords>0x8000000000000001</Keywords>
    <TimeCreated SystemTime=”2011-02-27T08:37:19.753989600Z” />
    <EventRecordID>1363989</EventRecordID>
    <Correlation />
    <Execution ProcessID=”4″ ThreadID=”6040″ />
    <Channel>System</Channel>
    <Computer>KIKIVISTA</Computer>
    <Security />
  </System>
  <EventData>
    <Data Name=”Count”>1</Data>
    <Data Name=”FirstPage”>63</Data>
    <Data Name=”LastPage”>63</Data>
  </EventData>
</Event>

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2028443

http://download.microsoft.com/download/7/E/7/7E7662CF-CBEA-470B-A97E-CE7CE0D98DC2/mem-corrupt.docx

ick..that’s not good… message on my Sister’s laptop.  Now looking for a firmware update.

One Thought on “The platform firmware has corrupted memory across the previous system power transition

  1. I’ll bet you it’s the memory or the motherboard and not the firmware. Also if the memory is replaceable try reseating it.

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