This issue pertains to HP Notebook PCs sold with Windows XP or Windows Vista.
The notebook unexpectedly stops responding and displays BCCode 0x124 Machine Check error
, indicating that the AMD processor has reported a fault. This issue occurs after the notebook is upgraded to the Microsoft Windows 7 operating system. Additionally, this issue typically occurs after a forced shutdown on the subsequent boot.
Clean notebook air vents and update the BIOS
If this issue persists, contact HP Service and Support for further assistance.