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    40 q-code

    I recently started having some weird issues with my pc. I'm getting bsod's on start up, usually twice with different stop codes. but instead of getting the A0 q-code im getting "40." I'm not entirely sure it's hardware related, i know windows updated recently which might be the cause. What's the 40 mean, is it the waking from sleep or is it something else? specs below.

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    Yes....40 is wake from S4 sleep...BSOD from this might be unstable RAM

    Either way Windows might have re-activated fast startup in windows power menus

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    any reason why it would say that when its being powered on from being turned off completely?

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