How to Resolve: LogonUI.exe Error during BOOT/Startup

LogonUI.exe is an application that helps your computer set up an interface that allows you to log in. But sometimes corrupting this application can make it difficult for you to access your system, causing a fatal BSOD crash when trying to log in.

Don’t worry. There are some solutions to this problem. The most popular ones are restoring LogonUI.exe, initiating automatic boot recovery, etc.

What causes LogonUI.exe error?

The main reason for this error is a corrupt or missing LogonUI.exe file, which explains why you are facing this error. read more

Troubleshooting: SYSTEM THREAD EXCEPTION NOT HANDLED

SYSTEM THREAD EXCEPTION NOT HANDLED is a common Windows 10 error that occurs mostly due to an outdated or incompatible driver.

It is more difficult to fix this problem than other BSODs, because several drivers can be the cause of the problem, and sometimes the computer does not recognize all of them. Therefore, the first step to fix this error should be to find the exact driver causing the problem.

In this article, we will look at what this code means, when it occurs, why it occurs, and present effective methods of solving the problem. read more

Troubleshooting Stuck at the ‘Preparing to Configure’ for Windows 7 or 10

If you use Microsoft Windows 7, you are probably familiar with the message “Preparing to Configure Windows. Do not turn off your computer.” This message appears when you turn on your computer. It means that your system is performing the necessary updates, which shouldn’t take more than 20 or 30 minutes.

I recently waited over eight hours with the same message on my screen during one of these routine updates. I wondered if it was due to a particular update, but it didn’t seem to be. I did a hard reboot, which is not a good idea under normal circumstances, but I had no other choice. After restarting the computer, it was stuck in the same setup process. read more

Fixing the `SiHost.Exe – hard drive error` in Windows 10

Fixing the `SiHost.Exe - hard drive error` in Windows 10

Recently, some users reported the error message “sihost.exe – System Warning Unknown Hard Error” (also known as sihost.exe unknown hard error) when accessing Windows 10, especially after getting Windows 10 April 2018 Update 1803. This error has also occurred when launching a program or game or even after going through a Windows rollback cycle.

Other error messages sometimes appear, such as Ctfmon.exe unknown hard error and Explorer.exe unknown hard error. These error messages may indicate damaged or corrupted system files in your operating system or conflicts between third-party software and your upgraded Windows system. To solve this problem, you can try the solutions listed below. read more