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BSOD (blue screen of Death)

BSOD stands for blue screen of death. Basically, its a blue screen error, whenever it occurs we haven’t any option except of restarting the computer. All those who have used windows xp, they probably know this BSOD (blue screen of death) error very well.

What is BSOD (blue screen of death) and why do it occur?

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Above is the BSOD error picture to show you how exactly it looks like. I think it is the most  maddening error that one can ever see on their computer screen. Totally irksome. Why this error occurs? Well if you are looking for the answer of this question then you come to the right place. Here in this post we will look reasons behind of BSOD error. So without wasting our time, let’s get into it.

Reasons of Occurring BSOD (Blue screen of Death)

The causes of BSOD is given below

1)Viruses are the main reason behind the occurrence of BSOD (blue screen of death).Whenever virus intercepts any vital ongoing process of OS (operating system) then in result this blue screen error usually occurs. Having a good antivirus installed is a good option to fight against viruses which ultimately save you from this blue screen error.

2)Hardware malfunctioning also can be the cause of blue screen error. Computer components like HDD (hard disk) and RAM (random access memory) are the main two components which usually become malfunctioned and oppose BSOD error. To identify this problem, one should run memory test on their system RAM and do disk check test for to identify the errors in HDD.

3)Dust at the RAM’s notches is another major cause behind BSOD (blue screen of death) error. Believe it or not, that’s true accord to my own experience. So to wipe out this issue, you have to clean the notches of your system RAMs which is quite easy to do. You can use pencil eraser to clean up your system  RAM notches.

What is BSOD (blue screen of death) and why do it occur?

4)Installation of  Unmatched or unsupportive drivers are also cause the blue screen of death error. So be sure and install only the matched and correct drivers of your system devices.

So above are the main incentives of occurring BSOD or blue screen error. I hope this definitely helps you to understand exactly what is BSOD and why do it occur. If you know any other reason behind the occurrence of BSOD then let us know in the comments below and tell what solutions you adapt to eliminate this evil problem.