"Search for this error: REGISTRY_ERROR"December 10, 2016

Last month my Windows computer started telling me: "Your PC ran into a problem and needs to restart. If you would like to know more, search for this error: REGISTRY_ERROR."

And while I was staring at the screen, trying to take this in (and watching the "gathering information ..." percent counter get to 100%), it, um, restarted.

This text is about how to get more information about this error and how I was able to fix it.

Introduction to Code DesignDecember 10, 2016

This section of the website will at times only indirectly discuss code design. Sometimes by chronicling software operation, like the next one about a Windows Bug. Sometimes I will discuss actual code, debating esoteric aspects of "good" and "better" coding practices.