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decieving startup time

  1. #21

    Posts : 4,514
    Vista and Win7

    I made the same experience. I have a lesser system than the OP and my system restart time is 23 seconds.

    Even in Virtual Box it was very swift: Start Win8 in vBox1.wmv - YouTube

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  2. #22

    Posts : 13
    Windows 8 Pro

    Problem solved! I looked into the services, and there was an ASUS fan control service that was left hanging in a "starting" state. Must have been an install problem. Anyway, I set the startup property of all the ASUS services, and few other unneeded services, to "Manual". Now I can access web pages and system settings almost instantly after start screen appearing, and my whole boot sequence is under 10 seconds.
    I'm glad I asked - I was going to accept the delay as normal behavior. This forum is great!
    Thanks everyone!
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