How to Fix: System Service Exception Stop Error in Windows 10/8/7 (BSOD)

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If your computer gets a blue screen error, in this support, we will guide you through the steps to troubleshoot and fix the issue of System Service Exception on Windows 10/8/7.

So, you are also facing the same problem as other users are going through, then do not panic, first let me tell you that you have landed at the right place. The issue of the Blue screen of Death (BSOD) will be solved in this article with our step by step methods.

Usually, when upgrading to a new release of Windows 10, this error can be seen, during startup, or randomly as you actively use the computer.

The frustrating part of this is that you’ll only see a screen with a blue background with a sad character face without enough information to determine the problem.

The message displays “Your PC ran into a problem and needs to restart. We are collecting some error info, and then we’ll restart for you.

Also Read: Fix: Pink Screen Of Death On Windows 10

What is the Cause for System Service Exception in Windows 10?

We have seen many causes for this kinds of error, the most common cause are as follow:

  1. Viruses or other malicious programs.
  2. Corrupted Windows files.
  3. Damaged Windows drivers.
  4. Buggy Windows updates.
  5. Hardware Issue

Ways to Fix the System_Service_Exception in windows 10

If you are here, then we’ll look out what are the ways you can fix this error from your windows system.

Solution 1Update Windows OS

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When you start the upgrade process to a new version of Windows 10, there’s a good chance of coming across blue screen errors, which can be caused by many reasons. For example, an old program, third-party security software, or corrupted installation files.

You may be able to fix the problem of System_Service_Exception by uninstalling non-essential apps, clearing out a corrupt download, performing a clean installation of Windows 10.

If the first method, didn’t help you then checkout our next method.

Solution 2Update Windows Drivers

Is your card drivers are updated properly? Sometimes you might be in false belief, that your system is running on automatic updates and it will install all the drivers in a proper manner but that does mean windows will install correct and latest drivers.

So to avoid the Blue screen error (System Service Exception) you must update your card devices with the latest drivers (sometimes manually you need to update).

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Step 1: Press Win + R key, and type devmgmt.msc in the text box of the Run dialog and click OK.

Step 2: After entering the Device Manager interface, find the drivers (including video card drivers and sound card drivers) that have a yellow alert symbol attached to it. Then, right-click each card driver to select Update driver.

Step 3: Let windows search the drivers automatically for the latest drivers and wait for some time until it completes the update.

Solution 3Check the Hard Drive

Another reason that might hint, is your system hard drive, can cause the error of BSOD system service exception in Windows 10/8/7. So by running the CHKDSK command in the command prompt you can easily check corrupted system files and settings in the hard drive and you can get rid of the error. Follow the below steps.

Step 1: Open the CMD in the start menu and run it as an administrator.

Step 2: Type chkdsk /f /r in the CMD prompt and press Enter.


Step 3: then, Type Y and restart your PC so that the utility can check for file system errors, find and shield bad sectors.

Solution 4: Run System File Checker

Fortunately, Windows are having an inbuilt tool called System File Checker, that can scan the faulty files in your system including the Blue screen of death errors.

Step 1: Open the CMD in the start menu and run it as an administrator.

Step 2: Type sfc /scannow in the CMD window and press Enter.


It will scan scanning your disk with all the faulty files, including blue screen of death errors.

Solution 5: Check third party Antivirus

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If all the above methods didn’t help you, then it will highly recommendable to uninstall your third-party antivirus, it may be causing the System Service Exception blue screen error.

So if you’re using antivirus software such as McAfee, BitDefender, Virtual Clone Drive, etc., you should disable it from your computer and check if the issue persists again. If this resolves the problem then do not install any third-party antivirus, as the Windows Defender is more than enough for most ordinary users.

Bottom Line

A Blue Screen of Death error is always considered to be one of the complicated problems amongst the other windows issues, but it is not as you think, in this article, we have made it easy with our step by step guide.

By using our solution methods the issue of System Service Exception will be resolved from the computer. Do let us know with your comments in the comment section below.