After the Startup and Recovery dialog window opens, go to the “Write debugging information” drop-down menu and select Small Memory Dump. Once the folder opens, go to the View tab at the top of the window and check the “Hidden items” checkbox. Right-click on the Start button and select Run or tap the Windows and R keyboard buttons together.

  • Click the “Troubleshoot” button, and then click the “Advanced options” button.
  • This can help you get rid of the temporary and unnecessary files and free up your hard drive space so that your computer can update faster.
  • As a computer runs programs, temporary files are stored on the hard drive.
  • These applications can be imported into the IM database and executed from a common share.

Uninstall the certain Windows update if it is causing the problem. If the outdated drivers are the cause of this error. In the Command Prompt Utility to fix system errors, causing DLL errors. Exit the recovery console and restart your system.

What is a blue screen/BSOD error?

Such a shock- I lost all of the files in the incident. After the ransomware attack, all of my files were encrypted into a different file format and that’s the event when I see any uncommon file format I become wary about that.

[Notebook/Desktop/AIO] Troubleshooting – How to fix Blue Screen Errors in Windows (BSOD)

You can choose for the process to run on a regular schedule, or you can clickAnalyze Diskand determine if the process needs to be run immediately. On theProcesses tab, you can see what is open and how much of the CPU and memory it’s using. I used a bunch of the suggestions made throughout the article and it helped speed up my laptop. I’m a cavewoman when it comes to tech jargon, but this helped break it down and made it easy to understand. Thanks for making it easy to understand and follow.

I’m wondering if a petition to our respective politicians would be productive, perhaps in getting some kind of accreditation requirement for AV vendors. Those that create too many falsers get stripped of it, after which the certificate issuers get notified to revoke their certs by a government agency. Here are a few links I recently used that could help developers looking for reclassification.