Should be an easy one.
This is an error message generated by the current versions of Windows 8, from Beta version to Release Preview. How do we better know the this error message from previous versions of the Windows operating system?
Wow! A total of 15 replies! Too bad that only one says HAL_Initialization_Failed, because that’s more of a Windows 8 error. The earlier version of it all, as 14 others have answered correctly, is popularly known as the Blue Screen of Death (BSOD).