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7 different blue screens and 2 replaced parts after a new cpu and mother board help.

So recently I upgraded my old cpu and motherboard, which had intergrated graphics, to a newer Intel Core i5-7400 CPU @ 3.00GHz and Gigabyte H110M-A-CF (U3E1) motherboard. It wasn't long after I put in my new parts, that were in there with a 4gb DDR4 ram, a sapphire SyncMaster on Radeon RX 460 Graphics, a 2010 Rosewill 410 Watt PSU, and a TOSHIBA DT01ACA050 hard drive, that I noticed erratic freezing. I simply ignored the blue screen messages and replaced my PSU without thinking; after all it is 7 years old must be getting old.
Now after this, (which took a month as I am a poor 18 year old), the freezing continued, I started paying attention to the blue screens. Now keep in mind these blue screens only appear once in a blue moon most of the time it's auto resets or a static screen with loud static coming into my headset. So I wrote them down and I got the following: WWW.Windows.com/stopcode, and Win34k.sys, which what a gathered from looking these up is that there's a problem with my up to date drivers and that something is wrong with my computer, (thanks windows for the great website). I also got clockwatchdog timeout, and using deduction, from the slight problems I had installing my RAM initially, I decided it was probably my RAM, I was pretty sure. But I downloaded MEM Check on one of my flash drives and ran it 3 times; your RAM is fine it told me. I decided whatever MEM Check doesn't know anything and got another RAM stick to put in my computer.
After that the three previous blue screens vanished, and I got 4 new ones, all in a week. I got Kernel Security Check Failure and Clockwatchdog Timeout, but since my Hard drive has served me well for 4 years I figured maybe it was a fluke or something. Then I got Unexpected Kernel mode trap, system thread exception not handled, and driver IRQL not equal. Now I'm at a point where I'm asking myself, "All my drivers are updated, installed, and reinstalled; my CPU is probably working since my computer can turn on and function most of the time, my hard drive and graphics were in my old integrated graphics DDR3 setup and they never gave my problems, I had two new RAM sticks and a new PSU, what is causing me to freeze." This is when I decided to stop making decisions on my own and consult people who actually know about computers, (considering when I first put a computer together I grinded a Hard drive disk into breaking, don't ask me how I don't even know.)
So please if you know what could be the problem, let me know what I need to do please. Thank you for reading and sorry for any typos I may have made, I really wasn't sure what category to put this in so I hope components is right. (also thank you whoever made this website because my computer froze as I finished this and I was terrified I was going to have to rewrite the whole thing but it saved for me phew!)
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  1. Nothing in your post says that you did a clean windows install. If you didn't you may just be chasing phantom blue screens from your previous install conflicting with your new hardware.
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  2. kanewolf said:
    Nothing in your post says that you did a clean windows install. If you didn't you may just be chasing phantom blue screens from your previous install conflicting with your new hardware.


    If you're asking if I illegally downloaded windows wouldn't that affect my hard drive anyway? And if it did then I would have had blue screens with my last build that had this hard drive in it? Disregaurding that I did buy an official windows copy and after intalling my new motherboard it did tell me it wasn't geniune so I talked with windows support and the situation got resolved with us reverifying my windows 10 copy.
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  3. No, I wasn't asking if you had a legitimate version of Windows, what I was asking was if you did a new install of windows for this motherboard. IF you were still trying to use the Windows install you did for your previous motherboard (without wiping everything and starting clean) you are asking for BSID problems.
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  4. kanewolf said:
    No, I wasn't asking if you had a legitimate version of Windows, what I was asking was if you did a new install of windows for this motherboard. IF you were still trying to use the Windows install you did for your previous motherboard (without wiping everything and starting clean) you are asking for BSID problems.


    So what you're saying is that keeping a previous windows install with a new motherboard caused blue screens to appear? I'm not trying to say that is wrong I just don't understand why that would happen, is my System 32 trying to do business as usual but since the motherboard is different it occasionally freaks out and blue screens itself? Does that mean that every hard drive can only have one motherboard or am I misreading what you're saying?
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    Cyclonesteve52 said:
    kanewolf said:
    No, I wasn't asking if you had a legitimate version of Windows, what I was asking was if you did a new install of windows for this motherboard. IF you were still trying to use the Windows install you did for your previous motherboard (without wiping everything and starting clean) you are asking for BSID problems.


    So what you're saying is that keeping a previous windows install with a new motherboard caused blue screens to appear? I'm not trying to say that is wrong I just don't understand why that would happen, is my System 32 trying to do business as usual but since the motherboard is different it occasionally freaks out and blue screens itself? Does that mean that every hard drive can only have one motherboard or am I misreading what you're saying?


    Windows "remembers" the motherboard configuration that it was installed onto in the registry and in the driver cache. That "memory" can (and usually does) conflict with the new motherboard hardware config. Starting with a fresh Windows installl is the best way to ensure a stable system. You COULD still have a hardware problem, like a bad memory DIMM. But, by not having a clean OS install it is difficult to know.
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