Why did I get error BSOD bluescreen winmad.sys?

When your computer has a heavy poblem it will show you a bluescreen of death BSOD with some additional information. To solve your bluescreen we need to detect the root cause of this problem. You can detect the root cause by look at the Stop Code on the bluescreen. Here are some popular stopcodes:

How to fix BSOD bluescreen stopcode winmad.sys?

You can follow this tutorial:

1. Check your computer for malware and virus with this program
2. Update your Windows by installing all updates.
3. Update all your drivers. You can download all your drivers on the manufacturer website.

Now we will check your computer for corrupt files:

1. Search for CMD and open the Command Promt (Admin)
2. Type the following text in the black window to repair the core components of Windows.
DISM /online /cleanup-image /restorehealth
3. Wait until this process is finished. Based on your computer this process can take a couple minutes.
4. Type the following text in the black window to scan for corrupt files.

If the problem still persists, you can run the System File Checker (SFC) utility. This handy in-built tool will check your filesystem.
1. Click Start and start typing on your keyboard for "cmd".
2. In your search results cmd should show up with an black icon.
3. Right-click it and select Run as administrator.
4. If you are prompted for the admin password, enter the password and click OK.
5. A new completely black windwos will open. You can type commands directly into this window.
6. Type sfc/scannow and press Enter.
7. This process will take a long time. You can minimize this black windows and work on.
Come back to the black window after a time and check if the process finished.
As soon as the SFC process finished, restart your computer. After the restart you search for Updates again.

You are still facing the same issue?

1. Restart your computer.

You are still facing this issue? I think this is not an usual problem and your computer should be checked by professional.
Try to look for a solution here or search further in the search box below.

Advanced information

The following Windows verisons are affected by this error:
> Windows Vista
> Windows 7
> Windows 8
> Windows 8.1
> Windows 10
> Windows 10 Redstone 2
> Windows 10 Creators Update
> Windows 10 2004
> Windows 10 1903
> Windows 10 1908
> Windows Server 2008 R2
> Windows Server 2012
> Windows Server 2016
> Windows Server 2019