Gerry's Computer Tips




System Errors




Windows Update

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Useful web sites


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Interpreting Error Codes:

BSOD Bug Check Codes:

Download and Install Debugging Tools for Windows:

How to Debug Kernel Mode Blue Screen Crashes (for beginners):

Driver View

Event Viewer reports:

Windows Update error codes:

Freeware software available to a home user:

AM Deadlink -checks dead hyperlinks in Favourites:

ADWCleaner -an effective remover of parasites:

Autoruns (Microsoft) -for managing start up items:

cCleaner (Piriform) -an alternative to Microsoft Disk CleanUp:

Defraggler (Piriform) -an alternative defragmenter:

Easeus Partition Manager -an alternative partition manager:

Foxit Reader -
an alternative to Adobe Acrobat Reader:

HD Tune Free -useful tool for Hard Drive information:
Scroll down page for freeware tool (not Trial copy).

Process Explorer (Microsoft) -an alternative to Task Manager:   
I recommend using with, not replacing, Task Manager.

RAMMap (freeware from Microsoft) for investigating memory usage:

Speccy -useful provider of System Information:


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