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slow boot up - new laptop

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by broger, Jul 16, 2006.

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  1. broger

    broger Thread Starter

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    First off - your help is greatly appreciated.

    I bought a toshiba satellite A105-S4074 less than 2 weeks ago. The initial boot up took over 2 minutes. thereafter, the same time frame for boot up was as long. This lag also affects application use.

    I've removed items on the desktop and other items that I did not need and reduced the boot up by 1/2 minute.

    Is there any other way to spped up my boot up time - I own an older model satellite that was able to boot up in 30 sec.


    Thank you:confused:
     
  2. Blink182

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    Yes boot up should not take that long. My laptop can boot in 20 SECS, try and remove unneeded items from the Startup tab in MSCONFIG.
     
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