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Measure Boot Time in Windows 10/8/7 with Windows Boot Timer

Have you ever measured your PC’s boot time? I guess, not! Well, here’s a simple utility called Windows Boot Timer that may interest you. Windows Boot time utility is a useful boot timer utility that loads itself into memory when […]

Repair Master Boot Record (MBR) in Windows 10/8/7

One of the effective troubleshooting steps, to fix boot issues is to repair Master Boot Record, or MBR. One of the common reasons why an MBR can get corrupted is due to malware infections. Improper shutdowns can also lead to MBR corruption. Sometime we […]

Force Windows 8 To Have Hybrid Boot, Always On

One of the thousand new features of Windows 8 is “Fast Startup” that is also known as Hybrid Boot. We had a look at it a few days back. The work of this feature is to save the current kernel […]

Fix: 0xc0000098 Error in Windows 10/8/7

I have installed the Windows 8 in triple boot with Windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.04 a couple of weeks ago. Everything was working fine like a charm. But when yesterday when I booted up the laptop. I came across this […]

Windows does not boot after compressing System Drive

We have seen how we can compress files, folders or even drives to save some disk space. To many compressing the System Drive or the C drive to save some more space may look tempting. But this can create problems! […]

Show Advanced Boot Options or Menu in Windows 8

A video at MSDN blog shows Windows 8 booting real fast – under seven seconds. The computer used was an Ultrabook, a product of Intel that offers super-fast computing with the latest technologies embedded inside. The problem with Windows 8 […]

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Secure Boot, Trusted Boot, Measured Boot in Windows 10/8

Security! Well, this is a major concern for almost everyone it seems, these days. When it comes to operating systems we know better how quickly they get attacked by virus and malware. And more popular the operating system, the more the people […]

How to create a Rescue Disk on USB Flash Drive

I would say Rescue Disk is something which all the computer users must have.  You don’t know when you will need it. One day or the other you might end up with a situation where your Windows computer won’t boot! Now […]

Fix: Bootmgr is Missing in Windows 10/8/7

This is one of the most common boot issue you might come around, in the Windows operating system. Are you receiving the Missing Boot Manager error? In this article I will tell you how you can fix the Bootmgr is […]

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Activate Windows Vista Hidden Aurora Bootscreen

The Windows Vista boot-screen is plain and simple. But it also includes another boot screen. In this post we will see you can activate it. Windows Vista has a bootskin called Aurora which can be activated using the following setting. […]