ReactOS Runs Native Windows Apps, Also Gets BSOD Errors

Mar 3, 2016 | Posted by in Computer Repair Tips | 0 comments

ReactOS Runs Native Windows Apps, Also Gets BSOD Errors
ReactOS, a free open source operating system based on the best design principles found in the Windows NT architecture, has been updated to version 0.3.17 and it now supports 16-bit apps. ReactOS is an operating system built with a single purpose, …
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Firmware update for Surface 3, Surface Pro 3 causes blue screens, lockups,…
If you are having issues related to the DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE BSOD, having issues with Surface restarting on its own, or long boot/wake from sleep times, please check the version of the Surface Pen Settings driver that you have. The current …
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User reports of Surface Book and Surface Pro 4 problems proliferate
However, the hangs don't result in BSODs or normal event log entries or memory dumps. I did discover that Reliability Monitor has entries for them though, listed as "Hardware error". Some/most of them have a bucket ID with the Intel graphics driver in …
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Latest Bsod Error News

Feb 29, 2016 | Posted by in Computer Repair Tips | 0 comments

KB3105208 causing BSOD on some devices running latest Windows 10 Insider Preview
A recent update (KB3105208) is causing hundreds of users to see the dreaded 'Blue Screen of Death' (BSOD) on their devices running the Windows 10 Insider Preview. While the full extent of the problem is unknown, digging through the twelve pages related …
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16 most hilarious Windows 'blue screens of death' computer error messages in
BSoDs are nothing new, however. The error screens have been around since the introduction of Windows 3.1 in 1993. A BSoD occurs when the kernel — or a driver operating in kernel mode — runs into an error that cannot be reversed, according to Coding …
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Malware artists have created a shakedown Google BSOD
INVENTIVE INTERNET THREAT ACTORS are tricking users out of cash via a spiked advertising investment and a fake blue screen of death (BSOD). The BSOD is a thing that computer users like to avoid. It is probably most associated with Windows, so this …
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Latest Computer Repair News

Feb 26, 2016 | Posted by in Computer Repair Tips | 0 comments

Microsoft Computer Repair Scam circulating Santa Cruz County
The Santa Cruz County District Attorney's Office is warning residents about a Microsoft Computer Scam. Officials say victims are losing thousands of dollars. The caller claims the victim's computer has a virus and then asks for remote access to fix it.
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Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Can't Build Enough Surface Books as Demand Dwarfs
The average computer user (with average computer repair skills) can hardly upgrade a PC beyond swapping the memory. In most cases, you'll need to buy a new PC in order to benefit from upgrades in computing technology. Information Week notes that the …
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Police searching for man who robbed Syracuse store at gunpoint
Syracuse police said the robbery occurred around 7:20 p.m. at Team Tech Cell Phone and Computer Repair, 3065 Erie Blvd. E. Police said a man wearing a mask walked into the store with a black handgun and demanded money. The robber left on foot with …
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Latest Bsod Error News

Feb 23, 2016 | Posted by in Computer Repair Tips | 0 comments

KickAss Torrents Targeted By Hackers Using Fake 'Blue Screen Of Death' Ad
KickAss Torrents, one of the most frequently visited piracy site on the Internet, was recently attacked by hackers using a fake Blue Screen Of Death Ad. The scare-ware ad reportedly mimicked the notorious error screen appearing on Windows and OS X …
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Watch Dogs Guide to Fix Sound, DirectX 11, BSOD 0xa0000001, 0x000007b
If your game is crashing with a blue screen and then displaying the error code 0xa0000001, then just unplug your gamepad, start Watch Dogs and replug it. If you are still facing the same issue disable SLI or crossfire on your graphics cards. Then as …
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What is a 'smart gun' and why don't we have one?
NEWARK — If we've developed technology that allows us to unlock a cell phone with a fingerprint, why haven't we done the same for guns? That's the question an emotional President Obama asked earlier this week at a White House press conference …
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Wanted in China: Male teachers to make boys men

Feb 15, 2016 | Posted by in Computer Repair Tips | 0 comments

Wanted in China: Male teachers to make boys men
In Shanghai, principals are trying boys-only classes, with courses like martial arts, computer repair and physics. In Hangzhou, in eastern China, educators have started a summer camp called "West Point Boys", complete with taekwon-do classes and the …
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Why Plex is the Killer App for the Apple TV and How to Get Started
It will run on most older computers. Its purpose is to track the table of contents for the media and transcode it … Based in Kansas, Dave Greenbaum runs his own computer repair business. He's written for GigaOM and Lifehacker and now writes for us as …
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Can A Computer Spark A New Wave Of Tinkering And Innovation?
Frankly, it looks like something I'd find in a repair shop. But it's actually easy to set up. It can connect to Wi-Fi. It has Bluetooth. Dave Rauchwerk, the CEO of Next Thing Co., which makes the CHIP, showed me his Kickstarter-backed computer. "When …
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City approves rezoning two properties for retail space development
Tenants include a computer repair business, spa, beauty shop, barber shop, computer programmer and Fox Pools, Fraley's own business. These will join current occupants including a neurologist, an engineering company and a weight loss doctor.
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EntireTech programs success by being virtual jack of all trades

Feb 3, 2016 | Posted by in Computer Repair Tips | 0 comments

EntireTech programs success by being virtual jack of all trades
CALN >> The owners of a new business opening in a former Color Tile store in the township think they've hit on the formula for a profitable computer business. The key, they say, and what separates EntireTech Group from computer repair shops or big box …
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Comings & Goings: Device ER Opens
Device ER, a cell phone and computer repair shop, has opened at 417 Post Road East in the Compo Shopping Center. According to manager Jason Rinaldi (above), it is the third location for the young, rapidly growing company founded by Stratford resident …
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Walgreens Pharmacy could replace Roat Osha
Plans call for demolition of both the restaurant, located at 2650 Hennepin Ave., and a nearby building that was once part of FirstTech, a computer repair business that shuttered in 2014, to make room for a new 16,000-square-foot Walgreens Pharmacy with …
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Emergencies preparedness, response

Jan 26, 2016 | Posted by in Computer Repair Tips | 0 comments

Emergencies preparedness, response
Zika is a virus spread to humans by Aedes mosquitoes – the same mosquitoes that spread dengue, chikungunya and yellow fever. It usually causes mild illness, with most people sick with the virus getting a slight fever and skin rash. Others may also get …
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Haiti Election Postponed a Second Time, Prompting Unrest
Officials announced the cancellation of elections on Friday as violence began to escalate in the capital, as protesters threw rocks and called for new elections and the immediate removal of Martelly. This represents the second postponement …
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Zika virus infection – France – Saint Martin and Guadeloupe
The proximity of mosquito vector breeding sites to human habitation is a significant risk factor for Zika virus infection. Prevention and control relies on reducing the breeding of mosquitoes through source reduction (removal and modification of …
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Latest Bsod Error News

Jan 23, 2016 | Posted by in Computer Repair Tips | 0 comments

Apple iPhone 5S Users Complain About 'Blue Screen Of Death' Error
The Apple AAPL +0.00% iPhone 5S was released three weeks ago and is distinguished from its predecessor by having silver or gold color options, a built-in fingerprint sensor and a 64-bit Apple A7 processor. Unfortunately, the iPhone 5S has an issue that …
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DPC_WATCHDOG_VIOLATION Blue Screen in Windows 10
Some Windows 10 users have been reporting that they occasionally receive a DPC_WATCHDOG_VIOLATION Blue Screen, with a Bug Check code of 0x00000133, when working on their computer. Apparently, this issue occurs because the iastor.sys driver, …
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Microsoft urges Windows 7 users to uninstall 'Blue Screen of Death' patch
"Microsoft recommends that customers uninstall this update," the company said in a support document. Microsoft yanked the patch in response to widespread reports that it was generating the notorious "Blue Screen of Death" (BSOD) error message and by …
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Tips for Starting the New Year Off Right With Your Computer

Jan 20, 2016 | Posted by in Computer Repair Tips | 0 comments

Tips for Starting the New Year Off Right With Your Computer
That way, if you aren't able to boot up from your local drive, you can use it to get your PC back, and restore your backed up data, too. Backups won't do you much …. Based in Kansas, Dave Greenbaum runs his own computer repair business. He's written …
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How to dispose of old gadgets the safe, helpful way
In fact, Ability PC in Shelby Township said there's only one surefire way to clear information off a computer or laptop — destroy it. The owner of the computer repair center said there are too many talented hackers out there with software at their …
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