To enable error reporting for your operating system


Open System in Control Panel.


On the Advanced tab, click Error Reporting. 


Under Enable error reporting, select the Windows operating system check box.


To open System, click Start, click Control Panel, click Performance and Maintenance, and then click System

When an operating system error occurs, the computer displays a blue screen containing error codes, and all computer operations stop. The error reporting dialog box will be displayed after you restart your computer.

You must have an Internet connection to report problems to Microsoft. For more information, click Related Topics.

Related Topics

Using Internet Explorer

System Properties overview

Send an error report to Microsoft

Remove a program from the error reporting list

Exclude programs from error reporting

Specify the programs for which error reports are generated

Enable or disable error reporting

System and program error reporting overview

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