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WIndows 8: Slow shut down time.

  1. #1

    Posts : 34
    Wind 7 Home Premium 64 Bits/ Win 8 64 Bits

    WIndows 8: Slow shut down time.

    Hi all;
    All this while, the start up and shut down time for my Windows 8 is really fast.

    However, starting from yesterday, i found out my shut down time has lagged considerably. What used to be a speedy shutdown now drags on and on. Can anyone help me to diagnosis what the problem may be?

    The only change i can recall is installing EASUS partition master. However, neither did i change the partition nor save anything when exiting EASUS partition master. I only use it to view my partition size on my C Drive and D Drive. However, i have already done a clean uninstall of EASUS.

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  2. #2

    Maryland USA
    Posts : 758
    Windows 8 & Windows 7 Dual Boot

    Did you install iTunes recently?

    Did you add network drives? Or share your drives?

    What were the last 3 or 4 programs that you installed?

    Did you install a recent windows update?

    How many shutdowns did you notice that was slow? Less than 4 times?

    Is the bootup slow as well? or just shutdown?

    Are programs waiting to close on your shutdown screen?
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

WIndows 8: Slow shut down time.
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