A prudent individual would never have â€œAutomatic Updatesâ€ enabled. Before installing ANYTHING on your computer you should always be fully aware of exactly what you are actually installing on your Computer. Not All Windows â€œAutomatic Updatesâ€ garbage actually needs to be installed on your Computer.
Have you attempted to use Windows Restore and Restore you Computer to a Restore Point prior to when the Windows Update was installed?
What specifically indicates that your BSOD (Blue Screen Of Death) has anything to do with the use of the DVD Cloner software program?
When a Windows XP BSOD is displayed an Error Stop Code is display. The Windows XP BSOD Error Stop Code is used to troubleshoot the cause of the BSOD. Use Google Search (http://www.google.com) and search for the Error Stop Code that is displayed in your Windows XP BSOD. This Google Search will reveal information on how to correct the cause of your Windows XP BSOD.
The Dell â€œSupport Technicianâ€ if he knew Anything about Computers would have asked you for the Windows XP BSOD Error Stop Code to troubleshoot the cause of your BSOD before instructing the Customer to Reformat their Hard Drive and re-install Windows. That is why experienced knowledgeable informed users have great distain for Dell support supposedly â€œTechniciansâ€. As Mr. Jim Kramer of CNBCâ€™s Mad Money always says â€œThey Know Nothing !â€