Questions tagged [kernel-panic]

In UNIX, a panic is an unrecoverable system error detected by the kernel.

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“Turn display off after” setting is not saved

I have a 16" Macbook Pro which is suffering from a common bug that causes it to kernel panic every time it sleeps. Until Apple fixes this (presuming they actually do), I am trying to work around it by ...
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How do I convince Apple support that my iPad battery failed?

I have a 1st gen iPad Pro 12.9". It's 4.5 years old. A week ago it started repeatedly rebooting about two minutes after boot. When booted it shows battery at 3% or 4% but once showed it at 100% (...
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Kernel panic every hour or so “UPSB: thunderbolt power on failed” ever since I upgraded to High Sierra

This problem has never happened before upgrading to High Sierra (was on every OS since Lion). The day I upgraded, this problem has been reoccurring every 1-2 hours, and once even 5 minute after a ...
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MBP GPU Panic-less Logic Boards

I inherited a Mid-2010 15" Macbook Pro (2.66 GHz Core i7 (I7-620M), A1286) from a relative a few years ago, and since then it started GPU-panicking (a la here, here etc). AppleCare has obviously ...
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Mac crashes when I'm using Visual Studio Code + Chrome

Since the Catalina update in May, whenever I'm using Visual Studio Code for an extended period of time, upon saving my work my laptop crashes, saying there has been an error. On reboot, I get the ...
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Macbook Pro Retina (mid-2014) shutdowns with -128 code

I have a Mid 2014 Macbook Pro, which was just serviced at Apple (battery replacement). While they were replacing the battery they cocked up the main board with CPU, RAM etc and replaced that for free. ...
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What caused my Mac to crash?

I have two files from the crash. First is the report that is sent to Apple. And the second one is from the Console app crash report. It's a new Mac and it's been running for only a couple days. That'...
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Computer keeps 'restarting because of a problem': setPowerState timed out?

When I leave my 2019 MacBook Pro (on macOS Catalina 10.15.3 Beta (19D49f)) for a while I find that when I return, rather than just logging in again, I have to 'boot up' the laptop. I then get a ...
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Undefined Kernel Panic on macOS 10.15.5

I encountered an undefined kernel panic on MacOs Catalina 10.5.5. When panic occurs, the screen goes black suddenly and tihs page appeared: After, Mac restarts itself. I got the panic logs: Log 1: ...
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x86 CPU CATERR panic

I'm experiencing frequent x86 CPU CATERR panics on a new 2020 13-inch mbp. Here are three logs: #1 panic(cpu 1 caller 0xfffffff021cef7b4): x86 CPU CATERR detected Debugger message: panic Memory ID: ...
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Diagnosing Kernel Panic “IONVMeFamily”

My 15" Macbook Pro (mid-2015) starts to thrash despite plenty of disk space after sleeping until it becomes unusably slow with a lagging mouse pointer. After a restart, it shows the dreaded "your ...
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Kernel Task is using 1000% of The CPU on macOS Catalina [duplicate]

My MacBook Pro running on macOS Catalina is really slow and the kernel task is using 1000% of the CPU !! I tried all the solutions suggested in MUF How to Fix Your Mac’s “kernel_task” High CPU Usage ...
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Windows 10 Boot Camp crashes and gives me “Your computer was restarted because of a problem”

I'm logged into Windows 10 Boot Camp before bed. In the morning I find my computer has shut down and has booted into macOS. This must be happening for some reason (perhaps Windows 10 shuts down due to ...
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Macbook Pro random shutdowns (AppleThunderboltNHI.kext and IOThunderboltFamily.kext fix for 10.15.5?)

I've got a mid-2014 Macbook Pro that suffers from frequent random shutdowns. The screen will turn black while the backlight remains on, the fans will usually spin up, and then after a couple of ...
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How can i manually trigger kernel Null pointer dereference error? [migrated]

I am working on an application for which I need to trigger a kernel null pointer de-reference error and check that in logs. I'm not familiar as to how to do that.
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Sleep wake failure (Catalina, MBP 16" 2019)

I've been having a recurring issue where my MacBook Pro crashes while sleeping. Any indication if this is a hardware issue or something in software? panic(cpu 0 caller 0xffffff8002616487): "...
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Mac Mini 2018 Kernel panic bug_type 210 after Security Update 2020-002

Since installing the Mojave Security Update 2020-002 I do get a message that my Mac Mini 2018 was restarted because of a problem even I shut it down normally. The Mac Mini 2018 was running fine for 3 ...
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MacBook Pro 16 inch 2019 having kernel panics stating thunderbolt power on failed and now my USB-C Ports don't work unless I reboot

My MacBook Pro 16 inch, manufactured in March 2020 - running Catalina 10.15.4, will reboot randomly at times, citing a kernel panic - the full log is listed below. Moreover, my USB-C ports don't work, ...
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kernel panics are pissing me off so I have the EtreCheck log so could anyone help?

EtreCheck version: 5.5.5 (5111) Report generated: 2020-05-17 23:53:18 Download EtreCheck from https://etrecheck.com Runtime: 1:36 Performance: Excellent Sandbox: Enabled Full drive access: Enabled ...
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MacBook Air A1466 freezes and restarts

I have a problem with my Macbook, but I don't know what is the reason. can you help me, please? Anonymous UUID: C95A71FE-255C-371F-C370-9B8E1886783E Wed May 13 21:29:14 2020 * Panic Report * ...
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Empty files and kernel panic copying files from old hard drive

So I went through some old boxes recently, and found an external hard drive that I'd used some years ago (maybe early 2010s?) to consolidate data from a bunch of even older computers. I plugged it ...
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macOS Catalina watchdog timeout kernel panics

Ever since upgrading to Catalina, my MacBook Pro 2018 randomly freezes up completely. The screen will be completely frozen and the trackpad won't click anymore. After a minute or so, the fans blow ...
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Can you Help me with a A1466 MacBook Air That won't boot no matter what I try?

So, my brother's MacBook Air isn't working anymore. I have had my fair share of problems with my macs (2011 and 2012 macbook Pros, imacs, macBook airs,etc), and I've always been able to resolve these ...
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New iMac repeatedly crashing every 30 minutess

My new iMac repeatedly crashes every 30 minutes or so, and has done so for the past 2 weeks. This is the crash report: Can anyone can give some tips please? panic(cpu 2 caller 0xffffff8010649b8a): ...
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Macbook Pro Kernel Panic 0x0000000000000c0a

a few days ago my mac restart itself and now it is giving crash report in below. I should say that my mac does not shut down when i use it on the desk or flat ground but it shuts down when I move the ...
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Mac Pro macOS Catalina 10.15.3 Crash&Restart when Xcode 11.4.1 Archive

This is the system log IA32_MC21_STATUS(0x455): 0xbe200000000b110a IA32_MC21_ADDR(0x456): 0x000000081dc7ae40 IA32_MC21_MISC(0x457): 0x88fe28108c9c8086 Processor 12: IA32_MCG_STATUS: ...
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Kernel panics when MacBook goes to sleep (AppleEmbeddedOSSupportHost)

Issue I have a MacBook Pro with macOS 10.14.6 installed. Starting last week, whenever the OS would be supposed to go to sleep, it goes through a kernel panic instead, and reboots automatically. During ...
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Kernel Panic loop on iMac and no startup mode works

Hello so my iMac (late 2015) has been giving the following on startup: panic(cpu 0 caller 0xffffff8013b9654e): dessert failed Buildroot/Library/Caches/com.apple.xbs/Sources/CoreStorage/CoreStorage-...
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Please help to understand what is this panic report about

After upgrading in my iMac SSDs, RAM and CPU I start receiving kernel reports once at 2-3 days. Please help me to understand what's wrong. Here is one of them: Anonymous UUID: F4CEE2D0-3E38-...
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How could I turn my Mac OS back on, if it doesn't turn on with the power button?

So my Mac OS has had several kernel panics throughout the day, and it all started yesterday April 7th, 2020 in the afternoon. I use Macintosh HD. As of right now at 9:22 PM my Mac OS won't turn on. ...
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My Mac crashes every time I shutdown. What may be causing this?

My Mac crashes every time I shutdown. I have an iMac iMac (27-inch, Late 2012), 24 GB of RAM, 500GB of disk free. I find dozens of crash files named Kernel_....._mercury.gpuRestart (mercury is my ...
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Recovery Partition Creator doesn't work

I've a MacBook Pro5,3 with OSX El Capitan 10.11.6 and I can't access Recovery (both normal and internet mode) neither Startup Manager without getting Kernel Panic, even if through diskutil list I can ...
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Opening Notes.app threw “kernel panic” like error and logged me out, now Finder will not load until reboot - macOS High Sierra 10.13.6

I'm running macOS High Sierra 10.13.6 on my mid 2011 Mac Mini. Very strange issue that just started yesterday. I think it happened when I opened Messages.app yesterday (got a warning about it ...
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How to find a cause of a Kernel Panic message, or BSoD?

How to understand why Beautiful Screen of Death1 appeared? When I tried to find what happened using "Console" I couldn't find anything useful in logs? There's no 'panic' or 'SIG*' in logs, so what ...
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Mac OS Kernel Panic

My mac keeps restarting on sleep. It's the latest 16' model Below is the report: Backtrace (CPU 0), Frame : Return Address 0xffffffa3f7efbb40 : 0xffffff80121215cd 0xffffffa3f7efbb90 : ...
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macOS Crashing After Wakeup from Sleep

I have Macbook Pro 13" 2017 with macOS Mojave. It's sometimes crashing after wakeup from sleep. Last diagnostic report is below and also there is a line that caught my attention about that Wacom ...
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MacBook Air 2018 Kernel panic, can you tell me more?

from time to time my MacBook Air 2018 just shuts down and reboots. Here is one log I got: panic(cpu 1 caller 0xfffffff01afab7b4): x86 CPU CATERR detected Debugger message: panic Memory ID: 0x6 OS ...
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Interpreting a recurring Kernel Panic

I am getting so many kernel panics and I can't find what is causing them – there is nothing to reproduce it, it just happens at seemingly random times. Is anyone able to decipher what this means to ...
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Why does my iMac keep turning off?

Since I set up a new external boot drive on my iMac, it's crashing and turning off every day. It doesn't seem to be at a certain time or because of an obvious trigger. It looks like a kernel panic. I'...
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Computer Crashes and then has difficulty rebooting

My MBP Retina, Early 2013 15" is having some problems. Last week it crashed on me and wouldn't boot, only the fans would start spinning and heat was produced but no reaction on the screen, or an ...
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2018 MacBook Pro keeps crashing - macOS High Sierra 10.13.6

Recently my Mac has been crashing for no apparent reason. I have zero knowledge of how to interpret the crash report and was hoping someone here could shed light on it. Here is the report: Fri Mar 13 ...
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Error loading drivers on Snow Leopard 10.6.8

On my iMac late 2006, I had just factory reset and set up my Mac using single user mode as I didn’t have the admin password and it was from a friend. It worked for about a day with a DVD from the ...
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Kernel Panic - iMac 27" 2012

My daughter was playing a game and the iMac just crashed, and the screen graphical display fractured. The machine will now not boot - it crashes half-way through loading. It will boot in Safe Mode ...
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Panic Report: Zone cache element was used after free!

Can anyone explain what caused this. Happened twice, consecutively. Panic Report:
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MBP Late 2011 macOS Sierra - First Time Kernel Panic - Looking to see if anyone knows the cause based on the log

I woke up this morning to find my Macbook pro (running macOS 10.12.6 [16G2136], 13inch, late 2011, 2.8 GHz i7, 8GB of 1067 MHz DDR3 RAM) had rebooted. There was an open Problem Report and the details ...
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Can't login because of kernel panic

When I restart my computer I usually type my password to log me in. However, when I try to do this now it shows me the following message: "Your computer restarted because of a problem" So I ...
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Kernel panic @MBP 15' 2015 happens almost one a day1

in the last weeks my system runs a kernel panic a day, more or less. macbook pro 15 mid2015 macOS Mojave 10.14.6 The system was fresh install from scratch a few months ago and has been working fine ...
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MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Mid 2015) Freezes & Crashes too much

My MacBook Pro keeps freezing: Graphics: Intel Iris Pro 1536 MB Processor: 2.2 GHz Intel Core i7 MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Mid 2015) OS: Mojave 10.14.6 I tried: Ran Apple Diagnostics => No ...
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Kernel panic appears without any reason

I need your help. My MacBook Pro 13" from 2017 sometimes just shuts down without any reason and the error code after the next boot is a kernel panic. I can't find the exactly same error code online, I ...
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New kext descriptions in Catalina

I don't have a Mac that can run Catalina, so this is really more of an intellectual exercise.. From a couple of kernel panics I've seen posted on Ask Different recently, the style of the loaded kext ...

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