This chapter covers the following subjects:
• STOP (Blue Screen of Death) Errors—Discover what a BSOD is, typical causes, how to diagnose one, and how to specify whether a system restarts if a BSOD occurs or stays on.
• Boot Failures—Boot failures can cause problems with any version of Windows, but Windows XP, Vista, and 7 provide different tools for dealing with them. Learn what causes boot failures and how to restore an unbootable system back to operation.
• Other Windows Problems—From a system that won’t shut down to a system that can ‘t boot normally (and more), find out what Windows tools and features you can use to find the cause and solve the problem.
• Windows Diagnostic and Repair Tools ...