DRIVER CORRUPTED EXPOOL error is caused by problems with device drivers on Windows 10/8/7. This indicates that when the IRQL process was too high, the system tried to access invalid memory. This can happen anytime you are using your computer. The root cause of this error is a bug in the system pool, whereby the driver is no longer compatible with the operating system or the configuration files are corrupted in another way. We recommend several possible solutions that you can use to fix this Stop error on your Windows computer.
What Causes Corrupted Driver Expool Error
Expool blue screen error driver corrupted is mainly caused by device driver issues in Windows 10/8/7. If the driver is not compatible with the operating system, you may receive the DRIVER_CORRUPTED_EXPOOL error code.
Also, if the configuration files get corrupted for an unknown reason, you may also see the Driver Corrupted Expool blue screen error. Here are five major fixes to fix the bug on Windows 10/8/7.
Uninstall Faulty Drivers
- First press WINKEY + R to open the Run dialog box, type devmgmt.msc and press Enter. Device Manager will open.
- If your computer has faulty drivers, the icon will be marked with a yellow exclamation mark.
- Right-click these entries and select Delete. After you have removed them, just restart your computer and let it reinstall the driver.
Update Device Drivers
Outdated device drivers can cause Driver Corrupted Expool blue screen error. If you haven’t updated device drivers on your PC in a long time, here are the steps you can take to update your driver.
Step 1. Right-click the Windows Start menu and select Device Manager.
Step 2. Usually the blue screen error is related to the display driver. So you can double-click the graphics cards to expand it.
Step 3. Right-click the device you want to update the driver for and select Update Driver.
Step 4. Then select “Automatically check for updated drivers”. Windows then searches your computer and the Internet for the latest driver.
Then wait and see if BSOD error with corrupted Expool driver has been fixed.
Using System Restore
System Restore can fix many of the issues that occur after updating the Windows operating system, including the DRIVER_CORRUPTED_EXPOOL BSoD error.
Remove third party antivirus software
Hence, this method affects anti-virus programs. If you are using Windows Defender, you can also skip this method. However, if, like many Windows 10 users, you are using a third-party antivirus, you should consider this.
There is nothing to worry about here. Your antivirus program is probably still very good at protecting you from viruses or unwanted malware.
However, it is also true that sometimes antivirus programs can cause problems. I will not mention specific third-party programs for the program in this section, as many of them have been identified as causing this error.
All you have to do is remove your third-party antivirus. Uninstallation is not often the solution, as most come with install / uninstall tools. Be sure to use the installer / uninstall program to remove all of these programs from your computer.
We hope you find the tips above helpful. If you have any questions, leave your comments here. We look forward to every idea and suggestion.