Monday, July 1, 2013

Forcing a system crash from the keyboard

Configure memory dump
- Control Panel > System > Advanced system settings > Advanced tab > Startup and Recovery > Settings... > System failure box
- Must have enough free space on C:\ to hold a .DMP file equal to the amount of system RAM

Enable crash from USB and PS/2 keyboards
Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00



To force a system crash
- While holding down right CTRL, press Scroll Lock twice

- *Does* work using HP Integrated Lights Out console