The MEMORY_MANAGEMENT error mostly happens when the memory management program fails due to an overload of memory demand from Windows Apps. Google Chrome has reported high tendencies to trigger the blue screen of death caused by MEMORY_MANAGEMENT error.
In this step by step tutorial, you will learn a few easy solutions to fix the blue screen of death shown above.
Hardware Acceleration feature in an application allows the app to utilize specific hardware components to run certain tasks faster. It is important to note that tampering with the hardware acceleration setting could significantly impact an app’s performance. However, there are special cases that may require you to disable hardware acceleration for a specific application. If you are experiencing the blue screen of death caused by chrome, you need to disable the hardware acceleration feature
Click on the options at the far right of the search bar and select ‘Settings’ as illustrated below:
Head to the bottom of the page and click on ‘Advanced’.
Turn off the ‘Use hardware acceleration when available’ switch under the ‘System’ tab then click on ‘Relaunch’ to restart the browser.
This option should solve the issue for some cases. However, if the error persists, you should try the next method!
Driver verifier is an inbuilt feature in windows that helps to check for driver issues. Driver malfunction, especially network drivers, may cause the blue screen of death caused by MEMORY_MANAGEMENT error. In this method, you need to test all your drivers to ensure that they are all functioning correctly.
Click on the search icon on the taskbar then search for ‘verifier’ as shown below:
You then need to ensure that the ‘Create standard settings’ is selected then hit ‘Next’ to proceed
You now need to leave the default option (the first one) and click on ‘Next’ to proceed.
You now need to wait for the driver information to load as shown below. In case you find any unassigned or failed drivers, you should replace the drivers with the most current version. You can follow our guide ‘How to install, update and uninstall drivers in Windows’.
You now should be able to fix the blue screen of death caused by the MEMORY_MANAGEMENT error. However, there may be few occurrences where the above fixes do not solve the problem. You should consider reinstalling Google Chrome or opt for another browser such as Firefox Mozilla.