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#1 TheSentinel

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Posted 26 January 2013 - 07:03 PM

Anatomy of a PC crash: 7 scenarios, and how to avoid them
Alex Cocilova
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Jan 22, 2013 3:00 AM

 

First there's a little stutter. Next a program hangs, and a funny noise creeps from your machine. Then that familiar blue screen slaps you in the face. Your computer just crashed, and all you can do is sit in the awkward silence of a restart, and hope it wasn't fatal. There are many possible causes for these hellish episodes, and it's important to be educated on the whys and hows of PC crashes to prevent them in the future. After all, the next crash could be your PC's last. Following is a rundown of seven common causes and solutions.

 

See for more details:

http://www.pcworld.c...avoid-them.html