Microsoft’s Blue Screen of Death is changing to black in Windows 11

Microsoft is changing its famous Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) to black in Windows 11. The software giant started testing its new design changes in a Windows 11 preview earlier this week, but the Black Screen of Death isn’t fully enabled yet. The Verge understands Microsoft will be switching to a Black Screen of Death for Windows 11, matching the new black logon and shutdown screens.
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That'll make it better then, You'll get a BSOD instead of a BSOD :eek:
 

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Easier to reed,thankfully I didn't have an occasion to see it.
 

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But there's also the GSOD to consider. 🥴
 

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I can see it now:
BSOD - Blue Screen of Death
B:(SOD - Black Screen of Death
BSOLO - Black Screen of Log On
BSOSD - Black Screen of Shut Down
 

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That'll make it better then, You'll get a BSOD instead of a BSOD :eek:
Unless you call it "NSOD" for "noir-screen-of-death", LMAO!
 

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You know the bubonic plague in the 14th century was also known as the "black death". Don't think Microsoft wants to go there,.
 

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Could be like GSOD? #justindsiderthings
Than stable build could still show BlueSODs.
 

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There may be hope yet. I haven't tested this...but...


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Ms are just practising for the time when Windows fails ==> "Because Subscription Out Dated"

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Hi there
Windows/365 -- what happens in Leap year on day 366 !!!!

that said - for some businesses this may well be a very viable way of maintaining their corporate I.T infrastructure. With a lot more permanent working from home for many people - at least for some of the time (Sorry Goldman Sachs employees - this doesn't apply in your case as I believe they want everybody back full time) having a central cloud provider makes a lot more sense than an overworked I.T infrastructure dept.

For home / domestic users I doubt whether this makes much sense for use on their own private computers -- some of the places I go to there's no Internet or even Mobile phone coverage - you need a Satellite phone to send / receive data !!! so this type of thing wouldn't be any use for these users --- e.g Volcano monitoring in very remote regions etc etc.

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In the computer realm now, colors cost extra therefore reducing the bottom lone of profitability. So, blue cost too much.
 

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