What is Blue Screen of Death
Blue Screen of Death (BSoD) also known as Black screen error or Stop error occur when there is any serious problem that causes your Windows 8 to shut down and your computer restart unexpectedly. A Blue Screen of Death is normally related to driver or hardware related. It also shows the error message “Windows has been shut down to prevent damage to your computer”.
These errors usually occur when there is severe problem with hardware or hardware drivers of your computer system and therefore you can’t boot properly or it does not allow you to boot. If you are a heavy computer users and your using Windows operating system, then it is sure that you may have experience Blue Screen of Death. However, sometimes you can fix it by downloading the updates but it is not necessary that each and every time the causes would be due to hardware it can also occur because your system may have some other unknown problem.
Anyway, whatever may be the causes, below are some simple tips which may help you to fix Blue Screen Error in Windows 8 machine.
Reason and solution for Blue Screen Errors:
1 – Hardware problem – Sometimes, when you install any new hardware on your system you may get such error unexpectedly. Solution to fix it – try to uninstall the newly installed hardware and contact the developer to confirm if there are any updates available for your device.
2 – Software Problem – Incomplete software installation or software having bugs in it can cause Blue screen death error. If you have installed any new software which is responsible for the blue screen error, then uninstall that particular software and check if this has fix your problem or not.
- To uninstall software Click “Start” go to “Control Panel” then go to Add or Remove Program.
- Select the software which you want to uninstall and click on “Uninstall”
3 – Issues in System Registries – System registries are the important elements that are responsible for proper working of your computer system. If you are sure that you are receiving blue screen errors due to registry error then you can use any registry cleaner software to fix the issue.
Tips to avoid Blue Screen errors
1 – Always shut down your computer system properly , do not directly shut down your system by using the power button or do not allow your system get shut down abruptly or suddenly, it can damage your system. Use UPS to avoid sudden system shutdown.
2 – Always install genuine software, you will find lots of pirated program available on internet that comes with viruses or malware.
3 – Disable unwanted start-up program – which cause system load. To disable the unwanted program you can sue System Utility Program or you can follow the below steps:
- Press “Start” go to “Run” and type “msconfig”
- Other option, Click “Start”, then click “Search”, type msconfig in the search bar and then click on msconfig.exe to open it.
- Now from the System Configuration Windows select “Selective Start Up” and then press on Start-up.
- You can now choose the unwanted program and click disable. While disabling unwanted programs be careful that you do not disable any Microsoft or Windows named program.
Blue screen error can occur at anytime. So you can follow the above tips to fix your blue screen errors or at least you can prevent it. But it is not 100 percent guaranteed that it may fix your problem all the time. In such case you can use any third party software to fix it completely.
Tool we recommend
To fix the blue screen Death of errors for your Windows 8 system you can use PC Repair Tool. It is simple to use, fix any kind of computer errors, restore settings, clean Windows registry errors. It helps in maintaining system problems and allows your PC to run in maximum speed. So, you can install PC Repair tool now to fix the blue screen errors and you can relax as you do not have to worry about it in future.