Can you post the links that indicate that the file, or files, are indeed malicious. So I read about it on the net and found out this driver is always located in the system32/drivers folder, not in the system32 folder.Also, the file size should be about Back to top #5 Obpoet Obpoet Topic Starter Members 20 posts OFFLINE Local time:03:52 PM Posted 08 February 2011 - 05:22 PM Here is the scan result: SystemLook 04.09.10 by Select the 'Advanced' tab, then look for the area marked 'Startup and Recovery', click the 'Settings' button.
It could have other effects but that is the one I noticed on my system. Instructions for Windows 7 and Windows Vista: Open Programs and Features by clicking the Start button. BMalwarebytes Anti-Malware detects and removes sleeping spyware, adware, Trojans, keyloggers, malware and trackers from your hard drive. Get them all - regardless of the number.
your Desktop). Incorrectly editing your registry can stop your PC from functioning and create irreversible damage to your operating system. Recommendation: Scan your PC for wdmaud.sys registry corruption How To Fix Wdmaud.sys Errors Caution: We do not recommend downloading wdmaud.sys from "SYS download" sites. Thanks! -Crimsonfear Hi Crimsonfear - You are very welcome.
File Extensions Device Drivers File Troubleshooting Directory File Analysis Tool Errors Troubleshooting Directory Malware Troubleshooting Windows 8 Troubleshooting Guide Windows 10 Troubleshooting Guide Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions (MIME) Encyclopedia Windows Performance Always remember to perform periodic backups, or at least to set restore points. Step 8: Check for Hard Drive Corruption ("chkdsk /f") While most storage-related, wdmaud.sys blue screen errors are caused by problems with your hard disk drivers or storage controllers, in some cases Register now!
We recommend you to read the tutorial how to unzip and install the sys files or how to unzip and install the dll files . MSDN Development Platform U.S.) under the Name column. Follow the on-screen commands. Therefore the technical security rating is 3% dangerous; however you should also read the user reviews.
With updated device drivers, you can finally unlock new hardware features and improve the speed and performance of your PC. Microsoft PartnerSilver Application Development file.net Deutsch Home Files Software News Contact What is wdmaud? I don't think Limewire is that bad, it just opens a computer up to be exposed to malware of all types, as some websites do. Memtest86 will begin testing for memory corruption.
Follow the on-screen directions to complete the uninstallation of your wdmaud.sys-associated program. I must say - and apologies to you ahead of time for me being so blunt about it - but this system in its current condition is an overall mess. Regards. . . All of my scans come up clean, I just have long boot times frequently.
thats where you install on top of the one thats there. Step 9: Test Your Memory (RAM) for Corruption Sometimes hardware-related wdmaud.sys blue screen errors can be due to memory (RAM) corruption. Anyway....I'm trying to figure out how in the world I can't hear any sound at all. It's got to be a sound driver problem but everything I've tried just doesn't work. Follow the steps in the Wizard to choose a restore point.
The problem seems to be caused by the following file: Wdmaud.sys." ":( Your PC ran into a problem and needs to restart. I am sure the primary cause of this is that you do not have DHCP enabled - a must for Windows Updates. Click Add or Remove Programs.
can i download the driver and paste it ontop of the old one, would that work?
The blue screen lasts about half a second so I never have a chance to see what the problem is. jcgriff2 __________________ BSOD Posting Instructions - Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista `` ` `Driver Reference Table (DRT) jcgriff2 BSODs ▫ Hex Date Conversion Microsoft MVP 2009-2015 04-10-2008, 04:07 AM Type "update" into the search box and hit ENTER. A memory test will scan for hard memory failures and intermittent errors, either of which could be causing your wdmaud.sys blue screen of death.
The real one is 82kb and the fake is 14kb or 15kb. Using the site is easy and fun. In the Registry Editor, select the wdmaud.sys-related key (eg. After cleaning and removing the malware and a particularly bad Trojan virus, the system ran so slow, that I had no choice but to format.
Click Control Panel on the right side menu. Regards. . . Even if you are experienced at finding, downloading, and manually updating drivers, the process can still be very time consuming and extremely irritating. and all im told from this code is to update the system.