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How To Fix Blue Screen Errors In Windows

The majority of Windows users think that to troubleshoot blue screen errors and fix computer stop errors, one needs the help of a computer technician.... Read more »

How To Download Windows 7, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10

Microsoft allows your to download Windows 7, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10 media directly from their Software Recovery Center as long as you have... Read more »
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Use Windows Troubleshooting To Fix Your Computer

Windows troubleshooting has come a long way since the days of the mysterious BSODs--when your OS would crash and vomit a trail of meaningless... Read more »
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Use The Registry To Prevent Programs From Loading At Startup

Programs that automatically launch when you boot your computer can be a convenience, but more often than not they are a nuisance. There are... Read more »
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Autoruns Now With VirusTotal Integration

Microsoft began using VirusTotal in its popular utility Process Explorer last year. VirusTotal is now also integrated with Autoruns in version 13.0. Autoruns is a... Read more »
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Fix The User Profile Service Failed The Logon Error

A Windows user profile is a collection of settings on your PC that contain system preferences and files from your Desktop, Favorites, My Documents and other locations. Your... Read more »

Definitive Guide To Surviving The Death Of Windows XP

On April 8th 2014, Microsoft will unplug life support for Windows XP. There will be no more security updates or tech support for the... Read more »

How To Fix BOOTMGR Is Missing In Windows

You can fix BOOTMGR is Missing Press CTRL+Alt+Del to restart error in Windows, but you first need to determine why the BIOS cannot find... Read more »
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BSOD Flashes Too Quickly

If you're experiencing a system crash where the blue screen of death disappears too quickly, you know how frustrating it is to track down... Read more »

How To Track Your Computer’s Boot Time

Computers slow down over time. There are a lot of reasons why this happens. A PC will boot the fastest after a clean install.... Read more »

Keep Windows Update From Restarting PC

Updating your computer is a very vital step taken to protect from security exploits and malware in general.  It is something that has to... Read more »

Perform A Windows XP Repair Install

We here at PCTechbytes have been asked numerous times how one could fix an Operating System issue without a reformat and loss of data... Read more »