How do you fix the whea_uncorrectable_error?

Alton Alexander
By Alton AlexanderUpdated on June 4th, 2022

The whea_uncorrectable_error is a type of error that can occur when there is a problem with the computer's hardware. This error can be caused by a variety of things, such as a faulty motherboard or a defective CPU. When this error occurs, it will typically result in a blue screen of death (BSOD) and the computer will be forced to restart. In some cases, the whea_uncorrectable_error can also lead to data loss or corruption.

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1. Restart your computer

To restart your computer, press the "Windows" key on your keyboard, type "cmd" (without the quotes), and press Enter. At the command prompt, type "shutdown -r now" (without the quotes).

2. Update your BIOS

  1. Turn off the computer and disconnect all cables.
  2. Open the computer case and remove the motherboard (or use a service manual to remove the motherboard).
  3. Locate the BIOS chip and remove it from the motherboard.
  4. Locate the BIOS update file and extract it to a temporary location.
  5. Plug in the power supply and turn on the computer.
  6. Access the BIOS by pressing theDelete key during startup and selecting theSave and Exit button.
  7. Select theUpdate BIOS option and click theNext button.
  8. Navigate to the location where you extracted the BIOS update file and select it.
  9. Click theExecute button and wait for the update to finish.
  10. Reinstall the motherboard and reconnect the cables.
  11. Turn on the computer and check to see if the issue has been fixed.

3. Update your drivers

  1. Go to the AMD website and find the latest driver for your computer.
  2. Click on the download button and save the driver to your computer.
  3. Double-click on the downloaded driver file to install it.
  4. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the installation.
  5. Restart your computer if prompted to do so.
  6. Try to access your computer's web browser and check if the error has been fixed.

Still not working? maybe try one of these options:

  1. Run a virus scan
  2. Run a registry cleaner
  3. Run a system file checker
  4. Run a memory test
  5. Disable fast startup
  6. Disable automatic restart after failure
  7. Perform a clean boot