Here's a selection of useful tools to help you start up a recalcitrant PC.
This article appears in the May 07 issue of PC Advisor, available now in all good newsagents.
Active SMART Helps monitor your hard drive.
BartPE Create a bootable disc for your PC.
BIOS Agent Provides system information and identifies your Bios.
Bootdisks A selection of startup files for various operating systems.
Boot Switcher 2.0 Boot between different operating systems on the fly.
CPU-Z Gathers information on devices in your system.
DriveHealth 2.4 Another useful utility to keep track of your hard drive.
System Analyser Provides useful information about hard- and software.