Tag: error

A+ Pop Quiz:  That’s an hour of searches that I’m not getting back

A+ Pop Quiz: That’s an hour of searches that I’m not getting back

Published on November 26th, 2018 at 8:00 am

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Troubleshooting Printer Problems – CompTIA A+ 220-802: 4.9

Troubleshooting Printer Problems – CompTIA A+ 220-802: 4.9

Published on June 2nd, 2013 at 10:25 am

Last modified on October 21st, 2020 at 9:25 am

We rely on our printers for some important business tasks, but these mechanical devices bring with them a number of potential hardware and software issues. In this video, you’ll learn about printer tests, bad output, final print issues, paper jams, network connectivity issues, and printer error messages.

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Mmm Mmm Mmm Mmm

Mmm Mmm Mmm Mmm

Published on March 5th, 2012 at 8:00 am

Last modified on August 13th, 2012 at 12:25 am

You are responsible for managing the users at a remote site, and they have been having intermittent application issues for the last week. Unfortunately, none of the users have documented any of the application error messages. Which Windows utility could you use to gather more information about their history of application crashes?

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Blue Screen of Elusiveness

Blue Screen of Elusiveness

Published on June 30th, 2011 at 8:00 am

Last modified on August 13th, 2012 at 10:17 am

One of your clients has been randomly getting a Windows BSOD stop error on their computer. You would like to get more details about this issue, but you never seem to be around when the problem occurs. Which of these would be the best place to get more information about these errors? A) Control Panel […]

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Blue Screen of Love

Blue Screen of Love

Published on May 20th, 2011 at 8:00 am

Last modified on June 24th, 2011 at 7:35 pm

One of your clients is suffering through seemingly random instances of the blue Windows Stop Error. The problem appears to occur without any warning, and your client has not been able to determine what might be causing the issue. The last instance of the Stop Error occurred earlier in the week. What is the best way to start resolving this problem?

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Stop, in the name of something

Stop, in the name of something

Published on March 28th, 2011 at 8:00 am

Last modified on June 24th, 2011 at 7:40 pm

One of your computers is randomly giving a blue Windows STOP error multiple times a day. The problem always occurs when the processor is under heavy use, such as video rendering or graphics editing. The computer runs without any errors the rest of the time. Which of these would be the best start for troubleshooting this problem?

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That crashing noise

That crashing noise

Published on February 28th, 2011 at 8:00 am

Last modified on August 13th, 2012 at 10:23 am

You’ve started one of your computers after returning after a week away from the office, and you find that your PC crashes with a Windows Stop Error shortly after login. You then discover that a series of patches and OS updates were made while you were vacationing. Which of these options would be the best choice to begin the process of returning your system to a workable state?

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Microsoft 70-680: 7.3 – Disk Tools

Microsoft 70-680: 7.3 – Disk Tools

Published on February 14th, 2011 at 8:43 pm

Last modified on March 10th, 2018 at 10:58 am

Windows 7 gives you many different utilities to help keep your disks in peak operating condition. In this video, you’ll learn how to defragment your drives, how to check your disk for errors, and how to configure your Group Policies to provide control over removable storage media.

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Bluer than blue

Bluer than blue

Published on February 11th, 2011 at 8:00 am

Last modified on August 13th, 2012 at 10:25 am

One of your clients has called and complained of a blue-screen error that occurs about once a day. Unfortunately, they’ve not written down any of the messages that appear on the error page. Where can you find details about the Windows Stop Error after the computer has been rebooted?

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The non-error error

The non-error error

Published on December 27th, 2010 at 8:00 am

Last modified on August 13th, 2012 at 12:06 pm

You received a new computer as a gift, and you’ve installed about 30 different applications in a couple of days. Unfortunately, you now get the message “Error 44” when starting the computer, with no other references or application names. Which of these utilities can help you determine which program is giving this generic error message?

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