Crash Windows

Just in case any of you were wondering how to crash a Windows box at will simply by pushing a couple of keys….

For PS2 Keyboards

1. Start Registry Editor.
2. Locate the following registry subkey:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\i8042prt\Parameters

3. On the Edit menu, click Add Value, and then add the following registry entry:
Name : CrashOnCtrlScroll 
Data Type : REG_DWORD 
Value : 1

4. Exit Registry Editor, and then restart the computer.

For USB Keyboards

1. Start Registry Editor.
2. Locate the following registry subkey:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\kbdhid\Parameters

3. Make sure that the following registry entry is enabled:
Name : CrashOnCtrlScroll 
Data Type : REG_DWORD 
Value : 1

4. Exit Registry Editor.
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