blue screen of death


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blue screen of death

A blank blue screen on a computer monitor that results from a serious error in the Windows operating systems.
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For quite some time now, my relatively old HP Folio 9470m laptop running Windows 10 has been a pain thanks to a term known in the tech circles as 'Blue Screen of Death' (BSOD).
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We've all been there: Our computers lock up, our printers fail to work, our laptops or tablets won't connect to the network, or we've received the blue screen of death on a Windows-based machine.
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