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Windows users may have encountered error of KERNEL DATA INPAGE ERROR when using Windows. Once this error happens, Windows will get blue screen easily. Here, we will introduce the reasons and solution of this error.

What will Happen if We Encounter “kernal_data_inpage_error”

Situation 1: Blue Screen with Error Code of 0x0000007a

KERNEL DATA INPAGE ERROR is also called error 0x0000007a. In some Windows system, it will be showed as error 0x0000007a.

kernal data inpage error
Situation 2: kernal_data_inpage_error Can not Be Solved

In Windows 8.1 / 8 /10, this error will be shown as “Can not solve kernal_data_inpage_error”.

restart to recover system because PC appear the blue screen error codes


Kernal_data_inpage_error in Windows is usually caused by hard disk like bad sectors or RAM error.
Possible Reason 1: Error of System Memory

The most possible reason which could cause this problem is the repeated read / write operation of internal memory.

Possible Reason 2: The Integrity of System Get Damaged

Another possible reason which could cause this problem is the file system gets damaged. The damaged file system could be the problem of bad sector due to power outage or incorrect hard disk read / write operation.

Approach 1: Check Hardware Connection

If it is the problem of hard disk or internal memory which lead to kernal_data_inpage_error, it is recommended to check the connection between hard disk and internal memory. For hard disk, please check the connection of IDE / SATA cable. If your hard disk is with PCIe interface, please check whether it is set correctly. Besides, please check the installation of memory card. Please reseat the memory card if necessary. Also, you can remove the dust from the connector of the memory card with eraser before reseating to the PC.
check and replace power cord

Approach 2: Repair Disk with CHKDSK Command

CHKDSK command is designed to repair and fix the hard disk error, bad sector, etc. This function has helped thousands of Windows users to fix blue screen caused by KERNEL DATA INPAGE ERROR.
Step 1: Enter “cmd” in the search box. Right-click “Command Prompt” and select “Run as administrator” in the menu.
run command prompt as administrator in start menu
Step 2: Enter “chkdsk C: /F” in the Command Prompt window. Then press “Enter”. When you receive the confirmation, press “Y” to scan the system disk after you restart the computer.

After restarting the computer, CHKDSK will scan your disk and try to fix all error for your hard drive.

enter chkdsk c f in command prompt
Attention: This command must be processed by administrator. If you do not have administrator privilege, please contact with the administrator or create one with third party software – Renee Passnow.

Create Administrator Account with Renee Passnow

Step 1: Download and install Renee PassNow in any workable Windows computer.

press to the download button

Step 2: Choose creation method, USB or CD/DVD.

Select one option from [Crate a Live USB] and [Create a Live CD]. Then, select [x64] or [x86] according to your computer. Next, click on [Download Now] to download the licensed ISO. Remember to activate the software beforehand. After that, click on [Create USB] to create the boot media.
use renee passnow to create usb to reset passnword

Step 3: Boot the target PC from the created password reset USB/CD/DVD.

You will boot the target computer via a new created reset disk. Firstly, please hold a hot key to enter the BIOS menu and put CD-ROM or Removable Devices as the first choice. Please click here to know about how to change the boot order of your computer. After changing it successfully, please remember to save your setting and then restart your PC.

steps to change the boot order in BIOS

Step 4: Select “PassNow!”.

Reset password

Step 5: Click “Create new account” to create a new administrator to quickly access your PC.

The created administrator account named “Reneelab” with administrator rights, and its default password is “123456789”. You are able to change the password of target account with this new created administrator.

Create new account

Approach 3: Check whether It is Caused by Internal Memory

When you encounter KERNEL DATA INPAGE ERROR, it is recommended to check the internal memory as well. You can check it with MemTest86 which boots from USB. This software will test whether RAM has error to help users find out the reasons which lead to unstable system via a series of synthesis algorithm and test modes.
Step 1: Download Windows MemTest86 USB Image from the following link:
Step 2: Decompress the imageUSB tool inside the image and select a target USB disk to be the boot disk.

Attention: This will erase all data in the USB disk.

Step 3: Please set USB as the first boot item. When your computer boots from MemTest86, there will be a countdown for 10 seconds. After countdown finishes, it will start the RAM test with default configurations automatically.
memtest 86
Step 4: Abstract of the test result will be shown after test finished. User can decide whether there are errors in RAM according to the test result.
test result

Approach 4: Set the Paging File Size Management to be Auto

If the paging file has bad blocks or bad sectors like that in the image, kernal_data_inpage_error will happens. If you set the paging file to be auto which will allow your computer to adjust the size of the paging file according to its needs. As a result, the frequency of the blue screen which is caused by kernal_data_inpage_error will be reduced.
Step 1: Press “Win + E” button o open “Computer” and then please right-click the item “This computer” or “Computer” on the left column and select “Properties” in the menu.
go to properties of my computer in windows 8
Step 2: Click “Advanced System Settings” on the left side.
advance system settings in Windows 10
Step 3: Please click the setting button in “Performance” of “Advanced” tab.
select advanced tab
Step 4: Navigate to “Advanced” tab and click “Change” button in Virtual RAM window.
change vitual memory
Step 5: Please check item “Automatically manage paging file size for all drives”. Then please save the settings and restart PC.
click set automatically manage paging file size