Articles tagged: boot
Turn Off Fast Startup in Windows
Fast Startup optimizes boot-time speed, but is an occasional suspect in boot-time problems. Turn Fast Startup off to get clues.
“Default Boot Device Missing or Boot Failed” – What Now?
My laptop died. Here’s the process I went through to resurrect it.
Why Can’t I Boot From an SD Card?
You probably can boot from an SD card, but it’s likely to be more cumbersome than just using a USB thumb drive.
How Do I Create a Bootable USB Thumb Drive from an ISO?
If you don’t have a CD or DVD drive, you may be able to turn that ISO image into a bootable USB thumb drive.
I spilled water into my laptop, how do I get it working again?
Spilling liquid into your laptop or keyboard can cause serious damage. The first step is to dry it thoroughly, and we’ll look at one possible solution.