Just missed it. Reboot again.

One of your clients is seeing an error message flash by when booting their system, but it goes by too quickly to read. Which of these Windows utilities would be the best choice to help you determine what might be occurring?

A) msconfig

B) Control Panel

C) Event Viewer

D) bootcfg

E) Try to take a picture of the screen as it flies by

The answer: C) Event Viewer

The Windows Event Viewer often contains detailed information about application execution, especially if an error occurs.

Want to know more? Watch “Troubleshooting Error Messages.”

Understanding the error message from your computer can be an important step to resolving the issue. In this video, you’ll learn how to troubleshoot and resolve boot errors, resolve operating system startup problems, and gather information using the Windows Event Viewer.

Just missed it. Reboot again.