0x0000011B: DRIVER_RETURNED_HOLDING_CANCEL_LOCK fix error

This error check 0x0000011B indicates that the driver returned from a cancel routine that contains a global cancel lock. This causes all later undo calls to stop working and results in either deadlocks or other errors.

Spin lock cancel must be released by the cancel procedure. The driver calls the IoCancelIrpIoCancelIrp function to cancel the individual I / O packet (I / O IRP request). This function gets a spin cancel lock, sets the cancel flag in the IRP and then calls the cancel procedure specified in the corresponding IRP field. It is expected that the cancellation procedure will release the spin-lock block.

To resolve the error 0x0000011B there is no universal solution. To eliminate the error, you can use the article below:

4 Recommendations for the Elimination of BSoD:

1. 0x0000011B: DRIVER_RETURNED_HOLDING_CANCEL_LOCK may appear due to errors in the code of the operating system itself. Microsoft is constantly working to correct such errors, releasing patches and service packs. Installed the latest update package (Service pack) and the constant updating of the system will save a lot of errors.
2. If 0x0000011B: DRIVER_RETURNED_HOLDING_CANCEL_LOCK appeared after the newly installed device driver or program. It is necessary to roll back the driver to an earlier version. With programs, things are easier, removing them will eliminate the cause of the failure. The “Run Last Known Good Configuration” option may be useful.
3. If 0x0000011B: DRIVER_RETURNED_HOLDING_CANCEL_LOCK began to appear after you have connected a new device to the system, then you need to check it for compatibility with your operating system. If the device is compatible, then you need to download the latest drivers from the official website of the manufacturer and install them. If the latest drivers are installed, you need to install an earlier version of the drivers. If the device is incompatible with the operating system, then it is necessary either to change this device or to change the operating system that supports this device.
4. Very often the cause of the appearance of 0x0000011B: DRIVER_RETURNED_HOLDING_CANCEL_LOCK is a malfunction of the RAM. To test it, you can use testing programs, such as memtest86+.