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Verify the Health and Operation of your Intel® Processor with the Intel® Processor Diagnostic Tool

A 32 and 64 bit version of the IPDT or Intel Processor Diagnostic Tool can be downloaded from here: http://www.intel.com/support/processors/sb/CS-031726.htm

You can also see a video on how to use it here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tpPOqh_Bq78

You can use the diagnostic tool to test the various features of your Intel Processor and perform a stress test to ensure that it is operating in a  stable manner.

Windows 7, SBS 2011 or Windows Server 2008 R2 RTM and SP1 – Stop error message 0x0000007E and/or Kernel Sockets Leak on a Multi Processor Machine

You may suffer from a BSOD Stop Error Message with STOP: 0x0000007E and/or experience a Kernel Sockets Leak if you are running an older version of Ancillary Function Driver for Winsock or afd.sys

To prevent these two issues you need to be running the latest version of Afd.sys which can be downloaded from http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2579274