All Windows users know all about the Blue Screen of Death, but did you know it’s possible to change the color to anything you want? All it takes is… well, a lot of hacking.
Over at the blog of Windows expert Mark Russinovich, he’s covered the indepth process of hacking Windows using a debugger and a utility to generate a system crash that shows off the blue screen of death in red or green. It’s probably not something you’d want to attempt on your primary PC, but click through for the full explanation.
A Bluescreen By Any Other Color [Technet]
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- Published 12/15/10