blue screen of death

a.k.a. blue bomb -or- BSOD -or- WinNuke

A famous fatal-error message that occurs in Windows operating systems. It is a blue screen that interrupts your computer's normal boot up, indicating a fatal error in your operating system. If you're a PC user and your screen turns blue instead of loading the Windows program, hit any key and see about getting it fixed.

See also : bloodware  
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