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Old 03-20-2005, 02:27 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Question speeding up boot??

Hi guys,
can anyone plz help? My pc takes quite a long time to boot up!
Ive ran av,spyware and adware apps so im pretty sure im not infected with anything nasty.
Thanks in advance
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Old 03-20-2005, 02:33 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Well, what computer is it? Give us some specs please.
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Old 03-20-2005, 02:49 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Start -> Run -> msconfig [ENTER] ->
under the Services and Startup tab... the more you disable, the faster you'll go...yippy :P Presuming you have XP...and some stuff you can disable
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BootVIS is a good program to increase boot time for Windows XP.
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You might also want to try and disable some services which run when Windows is started up.
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An old post of mine: http://www.techist.com/showthread.ph...=startup+items
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