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December 12, 2014

Please see what customers are saying about this file:

  1. David Lambert - It is "System 32/drivers/ qic157.sys " with an "Internal error" message and the SP fails to install. No programs running in the background and I unsintalled Advanced Systemcare Ultimate too. i don't know what driver it's from or what to do with it?
  2. Antonio Lightbourne - There is, an issue on my Alienware M17x R2(3) machine. It happens when shutting down, or at times when using my music composing software. At the bottom of the blue screen, it shows a file called qic157.sys.
  3. Tamera Barrow - When installing League of Legends on a new HP Sleekbook laptop and after loading, the black screen comes up with the Win logo saying "starting up Windows" it blows a huge BSOD in my face.
  4. Illiann setiadi - I need help with this qic157.sys blue screen from popping up on my machine. I am running XP Home SP3 and i get this bsod error after booting up my pc, it says DRIVER_IRQ_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL.
  5. Brendan O'Regan - While I am trying to install Win 8 on a Gateway T1625 laptop and at installation time, I get the following message: A required CD/DVD device driver is missing. What drive shall I require?
  6. lee midgley - The problem I'm getting is that when Win 8 boots up, it loads all three of my hard drives fine. However, immediately after that, two of the hard drives disappear and Win 8 says they are not available.
  7. jeff pielach - I have tried installing an LG external DVD reader on Win 7. The drive fails to be detected and the driver install file provided bt LG will not work either. Any idea?
  8. Rahul Sharma - My system has been running fine for a whole year. I am sure not to make any hardware and software changes that have occurred recently, though I did have to forcibly remove and reinstall iTunes just now.
  9. Jon Hussey - A hardware problem is causing intermittent hangs, where my mouse becomes stiff and sluggish; the windows will not even react to ctrl-alt-del. Event log shows event 11 qic157: The driver detects a controller error on.
  10. David Bowers - I recently built a custom desktop running Windows 7 Home Premium and it seems to be having some problems so just wondering how could I get this thing running like it should.

What is qic157.sys?

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ATAPI Tape Driver

The file qic157.sys is used to launch ATAPI Tape Driver for driver sonyait.sys and miniqic.sys, and support device drivers in computer Everex.

This driver qic157.sys was published at 7/13/2009 5:01:06 PM, and has location C:\Windows\System32\drivers\ DriverStore\FileRepository\tape.inf_amd64_neutral_c6a6811d3d827dba\. When run, it takes 9216 bytes of memory usage.

If the memory usage of qic157.sys in Task Manager is over 8264172 KB, then there is a virus Virus:BAT/AFM or Trojan Program:Win32/AdvancedCleaner on your machine. This file should be replaced immediately with a clean one.

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Note: Virus:BAT/AFM is developed by the author of website http://www.blacklog.com and spreads through installing malware BlackLog.

This driver qic157.sys with version 6.1.7600.16385 is shared by NHL 2004, BlackBerry8520 and CA INTERNET SECURITY SUITE PLUS v7.

If the version number changes and qic157.sys is not recovered, your machine would have presentationfontcache.exe missing / not found errors, blue screen of death BSoD and error code 0x136B(Limit exceeded: Account deleted).

qic157.sys vulnerability leads to a total of 82641729216 hits by Program:Win32/AdvancedCleaner since 7/13/2009 5:01:06 PM in Turkey, Hungary, India, Uzbekistan and Romania, said Sol Pizzuti, an analysist in Itsmy.

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Symptoms of qic157.sys error

  1. Event log shows event 11 atapi: The driver detected a controller error on \Device\Ide\IdePort1
  2. Windows 7 Blue Screen Stop Error on installation "0x0000007e"
  3. Load Driver - A required CD/DVD driver is Missing
  4. Windows 7 losing additional hard drives?
  5. LG gp40nb40 External DVD Writer won't install
  6. High CPU Usage slows 32 bit Vista
  7. Blue screen error 0x000000D1 "ekqmiio.sys"
  8. Windows 7: Hidden taskbar setting locking system when coming up from screen blanking
  9. usb ports randomly stop working, micrsoft network inspection system has stopped working, atikmdag has crashed an recovered
  10. The problem occurs in all playback formats.Vista Ultimate 32,GeForce 9500 GT twin SLI Video cards.This is the only optical drive in the system.
  11. Bluescreen error 0x00000024, can't disable antivirus,can't get to recovery console
  12. How access old iomega 100 files on Windows 7?
  13. Getting Blue Screen Error DRIVER STATE POWER FAILURE
  14. qic157.sys error during XP Pro Install STOP 0x000007E
  15. qic157.sys stop:0x000000BE
  16. qic157.sys blue screen XP installation
  17. Installing Win7 on Vista - qic157.sys Address 88ET3481 BASE AT 88EP4000 DATESTAMP 49E9766
  18. file qic157.sys caused an unexpected error (256) at line 5897 in D:\xpsp1\base\boot\setup\setup.c.
  19. Stop 0x7E qic157.sys Error During Windows 7 Installation. No existing solution worked.
  20. Unable to shut down errors with qic157.sys ksetdd.sys
  21. Driver_Power_State_Failure 0x9f qic157.sys
  22. Clean install of Win 7 fails with qic157.sys and bluescreen stop error: 0x0000007E.
  23. UPDATED: Blue Screen of Death - regarding qic157.sys, fltmgr.sys and ntoskrnl.exe
  24. A clean install of Win 7 fails with qic157.sys and Blue Screen
  25. STOP 0x0000009f caused by qic157.sys when going into standby
  26. Windows 7 installation CD Blule Screen on Boot. qic157.sys to blame
  27. Please help with error code c:\windows\system32\drivers\qic157.sys
  28. after i downloaded the Vista service pack 1 and ater install the system boot failed. __windows error is missing or corrupt file. File: qic157.sys Status: 0xc0000098.
  29. When trying to perform a clean install of Windows 7 on my Asus laptop, I get this blue screen error: qic157.sys - Address 8EB256C6 base at 8EAD7000, Datestamp 4CE78F21.
  30. i cannot install Windows XP-SP3 error says (c:\\windows\system32\drivers\qic157.sys is in use by another application) but nothing ia running help
  31. Windows 7 0xc000000f error
  32. Error code 0x8007054F: could not install SP3 for Windows XP
  33. DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL error on start up.
  34. Frequent BSODs on a new laptop wth different errors
  35. Windows failed to load because a required file is missing or corrupt. File: qic157.sys Status: Oxc0000098
  36. How can i change controller setting from sata to ide in hp pavilion dv6-6c50us with windows 7 home premium? i want to install win xp on my external hdd.
  37. Essentials stopped Simda.gen!A virus on my XP. But now shutting down causes: 0x76bf176a error??
  38. Can't install SP3 due to an error with KB2393802
  39. error with Vista install: bootmgr.c
  40. Can't boot the computer (hal.dll error)
  41. Blue screen error messages "DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL, STOP: 0x000000d1 (0x50aba27c, 0x00000002, 0x00000008, 0x50aba27c)"
  42. Error 0xc0000221 while installing Windows 8
  43. i keep getting the bsod with the error kernel data inpage error.i seem to get it the most when im doing a virus scan so i changed my virus software but i still get the same error.
  45. Stop Error Message during Installation
  46. Trying to dowload Service Pack 3 for XP and I'm getting error message 0x8007054f. Decription "System 32/drivers/qic157.sys" then an "Internal Error" Message? Not a tech guy! Stuck!
  47. Blue Screen of Death: Stop Error preventing me from booting into Windows.
  48. I'm getting daily BSOD right before or after windows finish loading. Really annoying.
  49. Getting IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL error with blue screen
  50. Windows 7 Stop Error/Mini Dump

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