Unexpected Interrupt in Protected Mode

Unexpected Interrupt in Protected Mode

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Explanation: The system has detected an interrupt that should not be occurring within the system.

Diagnosis: This is probably either a processor or motherboard problem.


  • Troubleshoot the processor for heat related problems, otherwise replace the processor.
  • Troubleshoot the motherboard for accumulated dirt and dust. Make certain the processor and memory are clean and that their sockets are not corroded.

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