Driver Power State Failure - Windows 8.1

Osc89 asked on
I have been getting this blue screen error ever since installing Windows 8.1. It seems to only crash after waking from sleep, then it restarts. Here is the contents of the Minidump folder:

I would greatly appreciate any help.
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Patrick Barker replied on

The attached DMP file is of the DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE (9f) bugcheck.

This bug check indicates that the driver is in an inconsistent or invalid power state.

If we run an !irp on the 4th parameter of the bugcheck (blocked IRP address), we get the following:

>[ 16, 2]   0 e1 ffffe000001cf060 00000000 fffff80050d09268-ffffe000005da9f0 Success Error Cancel pending
           \Driver\usbhub    nt!IopUnloadSafeCompletion
            Args: 00041100 00000001 00000001 00000002
 [ 16, 2]   0 e1 ffffe00004709040 00000000 fffff80050d09268-ffffe00006e21230 Success Error Cancel pending
          Unable to load image \SystemRoot\System32\drivers\MijXfilt.sys, Win32 error 0n2
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for MijXfilt.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for MijXfilt.sys

The crashes are being caused by MotioninJoy simulate Xbox 360 controller (virtual Xinput device). I have dealt with this many many times in the past in BSOD situations. I recommend removal of MotionJoy's software ASAP and using the official Microsoft controller driver.


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