Windows Enterprise Desktop

Windows 10 troubleshooting

  • Windows Graphics Card Reset Key Sequence

    Ed Tittel 04 Dec 2019
  • If all you see on your Windows PC is a black screen, possibly with a white cursor, it's always a good idea to try the Windows graphics card reset key sequence Ctrl+Shift+Win+B.

  • Thanksgiving Break 2019

    Ed Tittel 25 Nov 2019
  • I'll be taking this week off from blogging, so I'll wish everyone a happy, healthy and prosperous long holiday weekend instead. Cheers!

  • USB iPhone Link-Up Causes BSOD

    Ed Tittel 15 Nov 2019
  • On a desktop running 18363.476, a USB iPhone link-up causes BSOD each time I try to plug it in. Basic diagnosis indicates a driver problem of some kind, so I switch to another PC for the time being.

  • Win10 Sleep Issues Make Sleepstudy Worthwhile

    Ed Tittel 17 Jun 2019
  • Looking for information about system power states on a PC to resolve Win10 sleep issues make Sleepstudy worthwhile. The Powercfg command uses this option to produce an info-packed report.

  • Recent Windows 10 Updates Kill Built-in Restore Facility

    Ed Tittel 27 May 2019
  • If you get caught in a recent WU snafu, certain recent Windows 10 Updates kill built-in restore facility that makes use of restore points. MS offers a workaround, but it's classified as a "known ...

  • Windows 10 Workaround Versus Fix

    Ed Tittel 08 May 2019
  • When I can't complete an RDP login on a Skip ahead Insider Preview PC I find myself pondering this dilemma: Windows 10 Workaround versus fix. For me, a workaround will do.

  • 19H1 Release Preview Bug Bites

    Ed Tittel 03 May 2019
  • You'll know when the Windows 10 19H1 Release Preview bug bites, when you see an error message from Windows Update that reads "What needs your attention. . ." Turns out removing the SD card usually ...

  • Reboot Still Solves Simple Win10 Problems

    Ed Tittel 11 Mar 2019
  • As I observe that a reboot still solves simple Win10 problems, I'm reminded that trying easy and obvious fixes early in the troubleshooting process remains a good idea.