November 2009 Entries

One More Method How to Resolve Black or Blank Screen After OS Boot

Some time ago I was asked to fix the following issue on a MS Vista Home Premium SP1 desktop: a user would be constantly getting a black or blank screen after booting into the PC. After doing some initial research first using the most popular search engines I was not able to arrive to the proper solution. How I did resolved it: I noticed that I can click Ctrl-Shift-Esc after the OS booted to get to the Windows Task Manager. What stroke me was that Explorer.exe process was not listed in it! As a side ......