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Old 05-02-2005, 09:18 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Optimize Windows XP boot times.

Here is a tutorial on how to optimize windows XP boot times. We get our Pentium III systems up in under 30 seconds. It covers which services can be disabled and enabled. It links to Microsoft guides and 3rd party tools.

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Old 05-02-2005, 11:46 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Run bootcfg.. that helps windows load faster.

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Old 05-03-2005, 01:52 AM   #3 (permalink)
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How exactly do you use bootcfg?
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Old 05-03-2005, 10:05 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Will this work for Windows 98?

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Old 05-03-2005, 10:15 AM   #6 (permalink)
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All bootcfg does (at least while running, using DOS) is show you what your options as you pick in msconfig.
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Old 05-03-2005, 01:20 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Sorry I meant Bootvis.. I got the folder named bootcfg. Basicly all you do is load it and then go to trace and optimize. You can also test it to see how fast windows is loading. And I believe it only works with xp. I could be wrong though as I have only used it in xp. Below is a link for it.


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Old 05-03-2005, 01:29 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Nice find, its sped my computer up a little.
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Old 05-03-2005, 04:53 PM   #9 (permalink)
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Defrag your boot sector, and then change your boot priorities (i.e. change it so the hard drive is checked first) These are to just name a few ways of making it even faster.

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