Windows stop errors, also known as the Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) errors, are the worst PC errors imaginable. Windows 8 BSOD errors are no exception. They appear out of the blue, your computer crashes and starts rebooting, and they are very difficult for the average user to figure out. The DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE is one of these errors.
What Causes the DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE BSOD?
All Windows stop errors happen for the same reason – something goes wrong and your operating system can’t go on functioning. As you can see from the error message, this particular Windows 8 blue screen error is related to a driver and has something to do with your power options. (more…)