After you install Windows XP Service Pack 2, you may
experience any one of the following symptoms when you safely remove an encrypted USB storage device:
- Your computer automatically restarts.
- After you log on, you receive the following error message:
If you want to see
the data that the error report contains, click the click here
link at the bottom of the message box. You then see error signature information
that may be similar to the following:
The system has recovered from a
A log of this error has been created.
Microsoft about this problem.
We have created an error report that you can
send to help us improve Microsoft Windows. We will treat this report as
confidential and anonymous.
To see what data this error report contains,
BCCode : 000000E3 BCP1 : 82175704 BCP2 : 82282da8 BCP3 : 00000000
BCP4 : 00000002 OSVer : 5_1_2600 SP : 2_0 Product : 256_1
- You receive the following Stop error message:
A problem has been detected and Windows has been
shut down to prevent damage to your computer...
*** STOP: 0x000000E3 (0x82175704, 0x82282da8, 0x00000000, 0x00000002)
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- An entry that is similar to the following appears in the System log:
Error Time: time
Event ID: 1003
Description: Error code 000000E3,
parameter1 82175704, parameter2 82282da8, parameter3 00000000, parameter4
00000002. For more information, see Help and Support Center at
http://support.microsoft.com. Data: 0000: 53 79 73 74 65 6d 20 45
System E 0008: 72 72 6f 72 20 20 45 72 rror Er 0010: 72 6f 72 20 63 6f 64 65
ror code 0018: 20 30 30 30 30 30 30 35 00000E3 0020: 30 20 20 50 61 72 61 6d 0
Param 0028: 65 74 65 72 73 20 66 66 eters ff 0030: 66 66 66 66 64 31 2c
- The symptoms of a Stop error vary according to your
computer's system failure and recovery options.
For more information about how to configure these options, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
How to configure system failure and recovery options in Windows
- The values in the error
signature information and the values inside the
parentheses of the technical information may vary according
to the computer's configuration.
- Not all "Stop 0x000000E3" errors are caused by the problem
that is described in this article.
A supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing this specific problem. This hotfix might receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next software update that contains this hotfix.
If the hotfix is available for download, there is a "Hotfix download available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If this section does not appear, contact Microsoft Customer Service and Support to obtain the hotfix. Note
If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft Web site: Note
The "Hotfix download available" form displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you do not see your language, it is because a hotfix is not available for that language.
To apply this hotfix, you must have Windows XP Service Pack 2
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
How to obtain the latest Windows XP service pack
You must restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.
Hotfix replacement information
This hotfix does not replace any other hotfixes.
The English version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone
tab in the Date and Time tool in Control Panel.
Date Time Version Size File name
04-Jun-2005 00:11 5.1.2600.2691 143,616 Fastfat.sys
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
For more information about the terminology that is used in this article, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates