Minecraft will not work on my computer. Java Runtime Environment: EXCEPTION_ACCESS_VIOLATION (0xc0000005)

Original Title: minecraft will not work on my computer


i keep getting this error message

# A fatal error has been detected by the Java Runtime Environment:
#  EXCEPTION_ACCESS_VIOLATION (0xc0000005) at pc=0x6a685861, pid=5044, tid=5640
# JRE version: 7.0_07-b11
# Java VM: Java HotSpot(TM) Client VM (23.3-b01 mixed mode windows-x86 )
# Problematic frame:
# C  [aticfx32.dll+0x25861]  gslCfxExit+0xe1
# Failed to write core dump. Minidumps are not enabled by default on client versions of Windows
# If you would like to submit a bug report, please visit:
#   http://bugreport.sun.com/bugreport/crash.jsp
# The crash happened outside the Java Virtual Machine in native code.
# See problematic frame for where to report the bug.

---------------  T H R E A D  ---------------

Current thread (0x4b5df000):  JavaThread "Minecraft main thread" daemon [_thread_in_native, id=5640, stack(0x4be50000,0x4bea0000)]

siginfo: ExceptionCode=0xc0000005, reading address 0x0000013c

EAX=0x00000008, EBX=0x4be9f3dc, ECX=0x0000000a, EDX=0x00000000
ESP=0x4be9e9e8, EBP=0x4be9e9f4, ESI=0x4e332898, EDI=0x4e3307d0
EIP=0x6a685861, EFLAGS=0x00010202

Top of Stack: (sp=0x4be9e9e8)
0x4be9e9e8:   4be9f3dc 4e3307d0 00000000 4be9f38c
0x4be9e9f8:   6a683f2c 400000c0 4be9f3dc 005a1754
0x4be9ea08:   007bed70 400000c0 00000000 4be9ea20
0x4be9ea18:   00000960 400000c0 00000001 088d0000
0x4be9ea28:   0000000a 00000000 00000008 00000007
0x4be9ea38:   0000027c 0000073b 00000001 00000001
0x4be9ea48:   00008bc3 00000001 00001f9d 000007fc
0x4be9ea58:   00000001 e2f32107 000001ba 00f7ff3f 

Instructions: (pc=0x6a685861)
0x6a685841:   6a 68 88 00 00 00 6a 08 52 8b f8 ff 15 b0 a0 6a
0x6a685851:   6a 8b f0 85 f6 74 1b 8b 47 20 8b 4f 14 83 c0 08
0x6a685861:   8b 80 34 01 00 00 50 8b c7 e8 21 ff ff ff 8b f0
0x6a685871:   eb 02 33 f6 8b fe e8 54 24 01 00 85 c0 7c 1d 53 

Register to memory mapping:

EAX=0x00000008 is an unknown value
EBX=0x4be9f3dc is pointing into the stack for thread: 0x4b5df000
ECX=0x0000000a is an unknown value
EDX=0x00000000 is an unknown value
ESP=0x4be9e9e8 is pointing into the stack for thread: 0x4b5df000
EBP=0x4be9e9f4 is pointing into the stack for thread: 0x4b5df000
ESI=0x4e332898 is an unknown value
EDI=0x4e3307d0 is an unknown value

Stack: [0x4be50000,0x4bea0000],  sp=0x4be9e9e8,  free space=314k
Native frames: (J=compiled Java code, j=interpreted, Vv=VM code, C=native code)
C  [aticfx32.dll+0x25861]  gslCfxExit+0xe1
C  [aticfx32.dll+0x23f2c]  OpenAdapter+0x6edc
C  [atigktxx.dll+0x1daf]  GetD3DKMTProcAddress+0xbfd

Java frames: (J=compiled Java code, j=interpreted, Vv=VM code)
j  org.lwjgl.opengl.WindowsPeerInfo.nChoosePixelFormat(JIILorg/lwjgl/opengl/PixelFormat;Ljava/nio/IntBuffer;ZZZZ)I+0
j  org.lwjgl.opengl.WindowsPeerInfo.choosePixelFormat(JIILorg/lwjgl/opengl/PixelFormat;Ljava/nio/IntBuffer;ZZZZ)I+15
j  org.lwjgl.opengl.WindowsDisplay.createWindow(Lorg/lwjgl/opengl/DisplayMode;Ljava/awt/Canvas;II)V+176
j  org.lwjgl.opengl.Display.createWindow()V+68
j  org.lwjgl.opengl.Display.create(Lorg/lwjgl/opengl/PixelFormat;Lorg/lwjgl/opengl/Drawable;Lorg/lwjgl/opengl/ContextAttribs;)V+63
j  org.lwjgl.opengl.Display.create(Lorg/lwjgl/opengl/PixelFormat;)V+9
j  net.minecraft.client.Minecraft.a()V+174
j  net.minecraft.client.Minecraft.run()V+6
j  java.lang.Thread.run()V+11
v  ~StubRoutines::call_stub

---------------  P R O C E S S  ---------------

Java Threads: ( => current thread )
=>0x4b5df000 JavaThread "Minecraft main thread" daemon [_thread_in_native, id=5640, stack(0x4be50000,0x4bea0000)]
  0x4b5de800 JavaThread "Timer hack thread" daemon [_thread_blocked, id=6232, stack(0x4d6f0000,0x4d740000)]
  0x4b5de000 JavaThread "Snooper Timer" daemon [_thread_blocked, id=6996, stack(0x4bd60000,0x4bdb0000)]
  0x004ab000 JavaThread "DestroyJavaVM" [_thread_blocked, id=5908, stack(0x00760000,0x007b0000)]
  0x4b52e000 JavaThread "AWT-EventQueue-0" [_thread_blocked, id=5804, stack(0x4bac0000,0x4bb10000)]
  0x4b50f400 JavaThread "AWT-Shutdown" [_thread_blocked, id=5680, stack(0x4bc20000,0x4bc70000)]
  0x4b411400 JavaThread "TimerQueue" daemon [_thread_blocked, id=6564, stack(0x4a850000,0x4a8a0000)]
  0x4a28c800 JavaThread "SwingWorker-pool-1-thread-1" daemon [_thread_blocked, id=5480, stack(0x4af80000,0x4afd0000)]
  0x4a36b800 JavaThread "AWT-Windows" daemon [_thread_in_native, id=5076, stack(0x4a670000,0x4a6c0000)]
  0x4a2e6c00 JavaThread "Java2D Disposer" daemon [_thread_blocked, id=5280, stack(0x4acb0000,0x4ad00000)]
  0x4a1fb400 JavaThread "Service Thread" daemon [_thread_blocked, id=6060, stack(0x4aa60000,0x4aab0000)]
  0x4a1f9000 JavaThread "C1 CompilerThread0" daemon [_thread_blocked, id=2880, stack(0x4a950000,0x4a9a0000)]
  0x4a1f8000 JavaThread "Attach Listener" daemon [_thread_blocked, id=6348, stack(0x4a8a0000,0x4a8f0000)]
  0x4a1f4c00 JavaThread "Signal Dispatcher" daemon [_thread_blocked, id=6392, stack(0x4a6e0000,0x4a730000)]
  0x4a19e400 JavaThread "Finalizer" daemon [_thread_blocked, id=6964, stack(0x4a5a0000,0x4a5f0000)]
  0x4a199400 JavaThread "Reference Handler" daemon [_thread_blocked, id=5752, stack(0x4a600000,0x4a650000)]

Other Threads:
  0x4a193000 VMThread [stack: 0x4a3c0000,0x4a410000] [id=6760]
  0x4a219c00 WatcherThread [stack: 0x4aad0000,0x4ab20000] [id=1136]

VM state:not at safepoint (normal execution)

VM Mutex/Monitor currently owned by a thread: None

 def new generation   total 157248K, used 130466K [0x04000000, 0x0eaa0000, 0x19550000)
  eden space 139776K,  93% used [0x04000000, 0x0bf68b28, 0x0c880000)
  from space 17472K,   0% used [0x0c880000, 0x0c880000, 0x0d990000)
  to   space 17472K,   0% used [0x0d990000, 0x0d990000, 0x0eaa0000)
 tenured generation   total 349568K, used 0K [0x19550000, 0x2eab0000, 0x44000000)
   the space 349568K,   0% used [0x19550000, 0x19550000, 0x19550200, 0x2eab0000)
 compacting perm gen  total 12544K, used 12319K [0x44000000, 0x44c40000, 0x48000000)
   the space 12544K,  98% used [0x44000000, 0x44c07c80, 0x44c07e00, 0x44c40000)
No shared spaces configured.

Card table byte_map: [0x49e00000,0x4a030000] byte_map_base: 0x49de0000

Polling page: 0x00150000

Code Cache  [0x02000000, 0x02218000, 0x04000000)
 total_blobs=1327 nmethods=1055 adapters=205 free_code_cache=30634Kb largest_free_block=31369664

Compilation events (10 events):
Event: 231.800 Thread 0x4a1f9000 1050   !         java.lang.ClassLoader::loadClass (122 bytes)
Event: 231.801 Thread 0x4a1f9000 nmethod 1050 0x02211a48 code [0x02211c80, 0x02212bb8]
Event: 231.801 Thread 0x4a1f9000 1051             java.lang.ClassLoader::getClassLoadingLock (35 bytes)
Event: 231.801 Thread 0x4a1f9000 nmethod 1051 0x02213988 code [0x02213a90, 0x02213b9c]
Event: 231.891 Thread 0x4a1f9000 1052   !         sun.misc.Resource::getBytes (242 bytes)
Event: 231.892 Thread 0x4a1f9000 nmethod 1052 0x02213c48 code [0x02213e30, 0x0221484c]
Event: 231.944 Thread 0x4a1f9000 1053             java.io.FilterInputStream::<init> (10 bytes)
Event: 231.944 Thread 0x4a1f9000 nmethod 1053 0x02215048 code [0x02215140, 0x022151e0]
Event: 232.035 Thread 0x4a1f9000 1054             java.util.ArrayList::toArray (60 bytes)
Event: 232.035 Thread 0x4a1f9000 nmethod 1054 0x02215248 code [0x02215360, 0x02215578]

GC Heap History (0 events):
No events

Deoptimization events (0 events):
No events

Internal exceptions (10 events):
Event: 231.944 Thread 0x4b5df000 Threw 0x0bd23680 at C:\jdk7u1_32P\jdk7u7\hotspot\src\share\vm\prims\jvm.cpp:1166
Event: 231.944 Thread 0x4b5df000 Threw 0x0bd23b18 at C:\jdk7u1_32P\jdk7u7\hotspot\src\share\vm\prims\jvm.cpp:1166
Event: 231.944 Thread 0x4b5df000 Threw 0x0bd271e0 at C:\jdk7u1_32P\jdk7u7\hotspot\src\share\vm\prims\jvm.cpp:1166
Event: 231.944 Thread 0x4b5df000 Threw 0x0bd27690 at C:\jdk7u1_32P\jdk7u7\hotspot\src\share\vm\prims\jvm.cpp:1166
Event: 231.965 Thread 0x4b5df000 Threw 0x0bd2a350 at C:\jdk7u1_32P\jdk7u7\hotspot\src\share\vm\prims\jvm.cpp:1166
Event: 231.965 Thread 0x4b5df000 Threw 0x0bd2a778 at C:\jdk7u1_32P\jdk7u7\hotspot\src\share\vm\prims\jvm.cpp:1166
Event: 232.035 Thread 0x4b5df000 Threw 0x0bd2dff0 at C:\jdk7u1_32P\jdk7u7\hotspot\src\share\vm\prims\jvm.cpp:1166
Event: 232.035 Thread 0x4b5df000 Threw 0x0bd2e430 at C:\jdk7u1_32P\jdk7u7\hotspot\src\share\vm\prims\jvm.cpp:1166
Event: 232.056 Thread 0x4b5df000 Threw 0x0bd30de0 at C:\jdk7u1_32P\jdk7u7\hotspot\src\share\vm\prims\jvm.cpp:1166
Event: 232.056 Thread 0x4b5df000 Threw 0x0bd311d0 at C:\jdk7u1_32P\jdk7u7\hotspot\src\share\vm\prims\jvm.cpp:1166

Events (10 events):
Event: 231.965 loading class 0x4b485d58 done
Event: 232.035 loading class 0x4b485d90
Event: 232.035 loading class 0x4b485d90 done
Event: 232.056 loading class 0x4b608570
Event: 232.056 loading class 0x4b608570 done
Event: 234.031 Executing VM operation: RevokeBias
Event: 234.031 Executing VM operation: RevokeBias done
Event: 234.032 Executing VM operation: RevokeBias
Event: 234.032 Executing VM operation: RevokeBias done
Event: 234.032 Thread 0x4b5c6000 Thread exited: 0x4b5c6000

Dynamic libraries:
0x008b0000 - 0x008df000 C:\Program Files (x86)\Java\jre7\bin\javaw.exe
0x77e30000 - 0x77fb0000 C:\Windows\SysWOW64\ntdll.dll
0x75b30000 - 0x75c40000 C:\Windows\syswow64\kernel32.dll
0x776b0000 - 0x776f7000 C:\Windows\syswow64\KERNELBASE.dll
0x76e60000 - 0x76f00000 C:\Windows\syswow64\ADVAPI32.dll
0x770f0000 - 0x7719c000 C:\Windows\syswow64\msvcrt.dll
0x77500000 - 0x77519000 C:\Windows\SysWOW64\sechost.dll
0x76c10000 - 0x76d00000 C:\Windows\syswow64\RPCRT4.dll
0x75990000 - 0x759f0000 C:\Windows\syswow64\SspiCli.dll
0x75980000 - 0x7598c000 C:\Windows\syswow64\CRYPTBASE.dll
0x76a40000 - 0x76b40000 C:\Windows\syswow64\USER32.dll
0x76f80000 - 0x77010000 C:\Windows\syswow64\GDI32.dll
0x75c40000 - 0x75c4a000 C:\Windows\syswow64\LPK.dll
0x759f0000 - 0x75a8d000 C:\Windows\syswow64\USP10.dll
0x74180000 - 0x7431e000 C:\Windows\WinSxS\x86_microsoft.windows.common-controls_6595b64144ccf1df_6.0.7601.17514_none_41e6975e2bd6f2b2\COMCTL32.dll
0x77700000 - 0x77757000 C:\Windows\syswow64\SHLWAPI.dll
0x76f00000 - 0x76f60000 C:\Windows\system32\IMM32.DLL
0x76b40000 - 0x76c0c000 C:\Windows\syswow64\MSCTF.dll
0x66390000 - 0x6644e000 C:\Program Files (x86)\Java\jre7\bin\msvcr100.dll
0x66910000 - 0x66c5c000 C:\Program Files (x86)\Java\jre7\bin\client\jvm.dll
0x75450000 - 0x75457000 C:\Windows\system32\WSOCK32.dll
0x779f0000 - 0x77a25000 C:\Windows\syswow64\WS2_32.dll
0x771a0000 - 0x771a6000 C:\Windows\syswow64\NSI.dll
0x753e0000 - 0x75412000 C:\Windows\system32\WINMM.dll
0x76d00000 - 0x76d05000 C:\Windows\syswow64\PSAPI.DLL
0x6c0d0000 - 0x6c0dc000 C:\Program Files (x86)\Java\jre7\bin\verify.dll
0x6c0b0000 - 0x6c0d0000 C:\Program Files (x86)\Java\jre7\bin\java.dll
0x6c090000 - 0x6c0a3000 C:\Program Files (x86)\Java\jre7\bin\zip.dll
0x6be90000 - 0x6bfd2000 C:\Program Files (x86)\Java\jre7\bin\awt.dll
0x77790000 - 0x7781f000 C:\Windows\syswow64\OLEAUT32.dll
0x77550000 - 0x776ac000 C:\Windows\syswow64\ole32.dll
0x73d90000 - 0x73e10000 C:\Windows\system32\uxtheme.dll
0x73d70000 - 0x73d83000 C:\Windows\system32\dwmapi.dll
0x75c50000 - 0x7689a000 C:\Windows\syswow64\SHELL32.dll
0x6c030000 - 0x6c05a000 C:\Program Files (x86)\Java\jre7\bin\fontmanager.dll
0x6c3a0000 - 0x6c3b4000 C:\Program Files (x86)\Java\jre7\bin\net.dll
0x75080000 - 0x750bc000 C:\Windows\system32\mswsock.dll
0x70470000 - 0x70476000 C:\Windows\System32\wship6.dll
0x6de20000 - 0x6de2f000 C:\Program Files (x86)\Java\jre7\bin\nio.dll
0x73f10000 - 0x73f20000 C:\Windows\system32\NLAapi.dll
0x6c370000 - 0x6c380000 C:\Windows\system32\napinsp.dll
0x6c350000 - 0x6c362000 C:\Windows\system32\pnrpnsp.dll
0x701a0000 - 0x701c7000 C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Windows Live\WLIDNSP.DLL
0x73800000 - 0x73844000 C:\Windows\system32\DNSAPI.dll
0x6c410000 - 0x6c418000 C:\Windows\System32\winrnr.dll
0x75940000 - 0x75961000 C:\Program Files (x86)\Bonjour\mdnsNSP.dll
0x74c60000 - 0x74c7c000 C:\Windows\system32\Iphlpapi.DLL
0x74c50000 - 0x74c57000 C:\Windows\system32\WINNSI.DLL
0x758f0000 - 0x75928000 C:\Windows\System32\fwpuclnt.dll
0x75930000 - 0x75936000 C:\Windows\system32\rasadhlp.dll
0x74fa0000 - 0x74fa5000 C:\Windows\System32\wshtcpip.dll
0x73e60000 - 0x73e76000 C:\Windows\system32\CRYPTSP.dll
0x73e20000 - 0x73e5b000 C:\Windows\system32\rsaenh.dll
0x75120000 - 0x75137000 C:\Windows\system32\USERENV.dll
0x75180000 - 0x7518b000 C:\Windows\system32\profapi.dll
0x6bfe0000 - 0x6c011000 C:\Program Files (x86)\Java\jre7\bin\t2k.dll
0x6c430000 - 0x6c450000 C:\Program Files (x86)\Java\jre7\bin\sunec.dll
0x75aa0000 - 0x75b23000 C:\Windows\syswow64\CLBCatQ.DLL
0x70630000 - 0x7072b000 C:\Windows\system32\WindowsCodecs.dll
0x73740000 - 0x7378c000 C:\Windows\system32\apphelp.dll
0x6be10000 - 0x6be41000 C:\Windows\system32\EhStorShell.dll
0x768a0000 - 0x76a3d000 C:\Windows\syswow64\SETUPAPI.dll
0x772d0000 - 0x772f7000 C:\Windows\syswow64\CFGMGR32.dll
0x76f60000 - 0x76f72000 C:\Windows\syswow64\DEVOBJ.dll
0x6fa50000 - 0x6fb45000 C:\Windows\system32\PROPSYS.dll
0x6e4b0000 - 0x6e520000 C:\Windows\system32\ntshrui.dll
0x747f0000 - 0x74809000 C:\Windows\system32\srvcli.dll
0x709e0000 - 0x709eb000 C:\Windows\system32\cscapi.dll
0x71e70000 - 0x71e7a000 C:\Windows\system32\slc.dll
0x70610000 - 0x70619000 C:\Program Files (x86)\Java\jre7\bin\sunmscapi.dll
0x771b0000 - 0x772ce000 C:\Windows\syswow64\CRYPT32.dll
0x75a90000 - 0x75a9c000 C:\Windows\syswow64\MSASN1.dll
0x4bcc0000 - 0x4bd2b000 C:\Users\sue\AppData\Roaming\.minecraft\bin\natives\lwjgl.dll
0x6ba70000 - 0x6bb38000 C:\Windows\system32\OPENGL32.dll
0x6be60000 - 0x6be82000 C:\Windows\system32\GLU32.dll
0x6b980000 - 0x6ba67000 C:\Windows\system32\DDRAW.dll
0x6c060000 - 0x6c066000 C:\Windows\system32\DCIMAN32.dll
0x75590000 - 0x75599000 C:\Windows\system32\VERSION.dll
0x6be50000 - 0x6be56000 C:\Program Files (x86)\Java\jre7\bin\jawt.dll
0x4d7c0000 - 0x4e265000 C:\Windows\system32\ig4icd32.dll
0x6be00000 - 0x6be08000 C:\Windows\system32\atigktxx.dll
0x6a660000 - 0x6a6e8000 C:\Windows\system32\aticfx32.dll
0x72210000 - 0x722fb000 C:\Windows\system32\dbghelp.dll

VM Arguments:
jvm_args: -Xms512m -Xmx1024m 
java_command: C:\Users\sue\Downloads\Minecraft.exe
Launcher Type: SUN_STANDARD

Environment Variables:
PATH=C:\Users\sue\AppData\Local\Google\Chrome\Application;C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Windows Live;C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Windows Live;C:\Windows\system32;C:\Windows;C:\Windows\System32\Wbem;C:\Windows\System32\WindowsPowerShell\v1.0\;C:\Program Files (x86)\Windows Live\Shared;C:\Program Files (x86)\Java\jre7\bin
PROCESSOR_IDENTIFIER=Intel64 Family 6 Model 37 Stepping 5, GenuineIntel

---------------  S Y S T E M  ---------------

OS: Windows 7 , 64 bit Build 7601 Service Pack 1

CPU:total 4 (2 cores per cpu, 2 threads per core) family 6 model 37 stepping 5, cmov, cx8, fxsr, mmx, sse, sse2, sse3, ssse3, sse4.1, sse4.2, popcnt, ht, tsc, tscinvbit

Memory: 4k page, physical 1952432k(331824k free), swap 3904864k(1290336k free)

vm_info: Java HotSpot(TM) Client VM (23.3-b01) for windows-x86 JRE (1.7.0_07-b11), built on Sep  7 2012 01:40:56 by "java_re" with unknown MS VC++:1600

time: Thu Oct 11 13:23:36 2012
elapsed time: 235 seconds


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Hi Stewie2806,


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