In Pictures: How to solve Windows 8 crashes

Like any computer operating system, Windows 8 can fall over. Luckily, there is an easy way to diagnose the cause of most crashes.

The other third By following the instructions above, you'll likely know the cause of two out of three crashes immediately, but that leaves the other third. If you have recurring crashes but no clear or consistent reason, it may be a memory problem. Two good ways to check memory are the Windows Memory Diagnostic tool and Memtest86. Go to Control Panel and enter “memory” into its search box then select “Diagnose your computer’s memory problems”.

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