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Computer crashed (BSOD) after installing android emulators / virtual images

... had a rough few days after a recent BSOD. Fortunately I had a backup so I was able to restore to a consistent and healthy state (I hope). Unfortunately the BSOD was compounded by my Crucial M4 SSD "disappearing" after a hard shut down. Take a look here if you have a similar issue w/ your crucial SSD: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/169124-the-mysteriously-disappearing-drive-are-power-outages-killing-your-ssds

Also try to avoid hard shut downs.

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