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Powered by vBulletin Version 4.2.2 Copyright © 2017 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. What happens? My PC takes over 5 minutes to boot up. If Allen agrees, l'll make some suggestions. check over here

It will only start in safe mode. Click on OK to terminate the application Jul 22, 2010 #12 ComputerGuy55 TS Maniac Posts: 380 +8 After doing the image did you go straight into safe mode? And in an ideal Windows World, which we all know rarely exists, this might happen. Report here if you see any tagged device in the list (with a red cross or yellow exclamation point in front of its name). http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/solved-windows-xp-takes-4-5-minutes-to-startup-275122.html

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Open a Command Prompt, and run the command, sfc /scannow Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top nike1 Posts: 76 This post has been reported. "4. This all seems to have happened during my removal of spyware. 09-24-2008, 05:09 PM #9 justpassingby TSF Team EmeritusModerator, Microsoft Support Join Date: Mar 2007 Location: Belgium Before, it used to take around 15 seconds to almost fully load up. and do the following...it looks like your account in win xp has been corrupted1.Delete the account you are using to log in to windows...but before you do that back up the

Sorry. Jordan Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top najkiie Posts: 232 This post has been reported. 2% of the hd was fragmented. I had a new printer 2 weeks ago , never had trouble before with Brothere printers, this is a fax ,copier, etc and usb to to my desktop, uplugged it just Windows Xp Fast Boot I'll hazard a speculation: it was simply screwed up.

Read the description on bleepingcomputer's website and get rid of what you're absolutely certain you don't need. So, try that. You need to follow the rest of my instructions. http://www.howtogeek.com/forum/topic/windows-xp-home-slow-boot-up-and-slow-applications If not, then I will do a REPAIR using the XP CD.

Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top JHubbard92 Posts: 454 This post has been reported. Microsoft Bootvis Let the PC reboot automatically, BUT:11. Thanks Report shirin- Apr 15, 2014 at 10:24 PM Thank you! BTW, I have used the same third party software to change the partition size on another laptop running Windows 7 with IE7 and this problem is not occuring on that laptop.

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Register now! http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/45376-63-black-screen-minutes-start-running-windows start up, automatic repair, &... Windows Xp Slow Boot Report Furusak- Apr 6, 2014 at 11:05 AM this is really amazing. Windows Xp Slow Startup Black Screen Open from the Start> Programs Menu > Microsoft BootVis3.

You state that the issue started all of a sudden, can you remember exactly when it started ? check my blog Posting system specs 08-01-2008, 11:40 AM #5 red_phoenix Registered Member Join Date: Jul 2008 Location: Jakarta - Indonesia Posts: 85 OS: Windows XP Proff. Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top LH Posts: 20002 This post has been reported. For information from Microsoft on specific issues, you can search Knowledge Base for Windows XP product issues related to "resume time." Knowledge Base is a free information service available at: http://support.microsoft.com/?scid=fh;[ln];kbhowtoYou Windows Xp Very Slow To Load

Once a month is probably plenty unless you're loading lots of programs or making other significant changes to msconfig or your boot files. OK. With no programs running, try, delete all the files in your C:\Windows\Prefetch folder, then reboot. this content This reboot will take quite a bit longer than normal.

In the System Configuration Utility, click the Startup tab and begin investigating all those files in there. What's My Computer Doing Jul 20, 2010 #4 xaznxryux TS Rookie Topic Starter nvm i got permission to image the drive onto the network, i will try this and hopefully post back in 2-3 hours I guess this case should be closed since now its a software problem and not a hardware problem the original and the spare both got BSOD...

You really need an additional hard disk, and if you can afford it, go large, 200 GB or so.

Post your logs there and not here ! najkiie You have two accounts. Reply With Quote May 2nd, 2013,05:18 PM #14 Midknyte View Profile View Forum Posts StArK RaVinG MOD Join Date Mar 2009 Location Arkham Asylum, Cell 13 Posts 9,728 Are you still Sfc Scannow One thing I have noticed, among other things, is that, for example, before this problem I could perform disk defrag or run Acronis for a backup and times were good.

I run BootVis and it's back, give or take a second or so, to 27.85. Report dcg- Aug 4, 2013 at 05:59 PM Worked man. Not sure if this would have something to do with the slowness or it is just that my network card is defective or my router. have a peek at these guys Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top JHubbard92 Posts: 454 This post has been reported.

And i can't open the task manager either, cause it wont open until explorer has started. Without getting into the system details and such, I am asking if you can give me some insight into things I can check before I just completely erase everything and start Look at the items you see under HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run, C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Star Menu\Programs\Startup and HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run.