How to Fix the Memory Management Error on windows 10

If your computer suddenly dreaded blue screen of death appears, telling you there’s been a memory management error. You can try these fixes you need to be logged into windows on the problem computer.

Memory Management

It is a process that manages memory usage on your computer. It tracks every byte of memory in your computer. It frees up your memory when you close a program. Like all processes running on your computer, sometimes it can crash and you’ll probably see the memory management error message soon after.


The blue screen of death error appears when there’s been a severe memory management error. The blue screen view can help you to figure out what’s causing the horrifying BSOD on your computer. The chances are :

  • Software and Hardware conflict
  • Infection of Virus
  • Video driver faulty
  • Error disk

Fix 1: Video card driver Update

The common cause of the Memory Management error is a damaged, outdated or an incorrect video card driver. To fix the error you have to update your driver to the most recent version. Two ways to update the driver and they are manually and automatically.

Manual driver update: To update the driver manually, you have head to the driver manufacturer’s website to get the correct recent version. If you get this error on your laptop, you need to visit the laptop manufacturer’s website. In most cases, this error message simply remains on the screen, forcing users to reboot their system.

Automatic driver update: To update your driver manually, you can do it automatically with the Driver Easy tool. The driver easy too automatically detects you the correct version of the driver for your video card.

Fix 2: Disk checkup run

This error could occur by corrupted NTFS volume. Here’s how to resolve the problem.

Step 1: Hold down the windows logo key and press the S key to bring the search box and search for the Command prompt.

Step 2: Open the command prompt as Administrator.

Step 3: Type the following command chkdsk /f /r and press enter on your keyboard.

Step 4: Press “Yes” when the message “Would you like to schedule this volume to be checked when the system restarts?” appears.

Step 5: Exit the command prompt and restart your system.

Fix 3: Scan for virus

The blue screen of death error could be caused by a virus.

You can use Windows Defender which comes with windows if you don’t have a third party antivirus.


The memory management does not necessarily mean that the memory of the computer are damaged, it can also be caused by software or drivers. The above mentioned steps are used to fix this error easily.