Tag: Microsoft Windows

Windows 10 Quick Tips – Better Boot Times

Boot times don’t fall under the “have to have” category. Shortening your boot time by a few seconds isn’t going to make or break your day. Remember the days when you could fire up your computer, then go make yourself a cup of coffee, and maybe …

How To Disable The Software Updater In Kaspersky

  Kaspersky Internet Security is no longer just a good antivirus software for Windows operating system. Its recent versions offer many handy tools that help you keep your system running smoothly. Recent versions of Kaspersky Internet Security solution come with a tool called Software Updater. As …

How to force Blue Screen Of Death in Windows 10

  Stop Errors – most commonly known as the Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) signifies fatal system error and it is displayed on the Windows system after a system crash. The error message is prompted on the blue screen when the operating system reaches a level …

Fix Windows Update Error 0x8000FFFF

  Keeping your Windows OS up to date is the best practice that one should follow. But sometimes it gets difficult when Windows would just keep throwing some error codes at you. We are talking about none other than the error code 0x8000FFFF, E_UNEXPECTED – Unexpected …

Fix PAGE_FAULT_IN_NONPAGED_AREA 0x00000050 error

  The PAGE FAULT IN NONPAGED AREA stop error can occur when the computer is under heavy load. It has a bug check has a value of 0x00000050 and could also indicate that invalid system memory has been referenced. The memory address could be wrong, or …

How to use BlueScreenView on Windows 10

  Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) also known as Stop Error is displayed on the Windows system after a system crash when your operating system reaches a threshold where it can no longer function safely. The stop error gets its name as the blue screen error …

Check the state of Spectre and Meltdown mitigations on Windows

SpecuCheck is an open source program for Microsoft Windows devices that reveals the state of Spectre and Meltdown mitigations on the system it is run on. In particular, it returns the state of software and hardware mitigations against CVE-2017-5754 (Meltdown), CVE-2017-5715 (Spectre v2), CVE-2018-3260 (Foreshadow), and …