Also, the larger the Registry is on your computer, the more time Windows will take to start. All that I find is based on my own experience and some research on Google. That this can be the only cause. The member usasma use to be a global moderator here at B. This will start the System Configuration utility. See this comment on one of the above posts, which will make you agree to what I say. Few remedial methods like Problem Steps Recorder, Bottlenecks discover, Troubleshoot problems, Repair your computer etc.
So, could the two problems above be causing the slow startup issue? So, having more than one antivirus program would bring about a significant reduction in your computer's speed. I then restarted the computer again. When you click Shut down without holding down Shift, it does a hybrid Shut down. Steps to fix slow Windows 8 computer using Registry Tweak 1. Only the Start button's Win+X menu seems to be flawed and regardless of Shift, it always does a full shutdown. But later it took forever for the system to shutdown fully.
Disabling these visual effects could lead to a considerable improvement in your system's performance especially if you are on Windows 7 or Windows Vista and using the Aero interface without a graphic card. I started having problems right away, and asked Norton for help. The one thing that really slows down all Microsoft installations starting with Windows 2000 and up is the. Otherwise you might have left this post by now. This is what defragmentation corrects. Slow performance can also be caused by lack of space on the hard drive.
Reinstall WindowsThis is one of the more drastic methods and should only be used if all the methods mentioned above fail to bring any significant increase in your computer's speed. Delete Programs You Seldom Use You may download some programs that you don't use often. Na, it was not the case-to-be. I was not able to implement the solution I proposed because of lack of funds. My own experiences with programming for Microsoft based machines and as a hardware engineer is that is completely bogus.
More times than not Windows Update can silently fail and of course another problem is not necessarily having corrupt drivers or drivers not loading but the security descriptors are fudged or missing. I found some resources to utilize this tip to improve boot speeds and computer performance. Check out the solution after the jump below. I formatted my system yesterday and installed Windows 8. In my case it turned out to be Norton Internet Security 2014 version 21. Finally I did the only thing I hadn't tried, turning off the bluetooth I had turned it on after the upgrade , and my shutdowns and startups started taking 20 seconds. The above screenshot is one of the logs opened.
So one remedy I hypothesized was that, probably the latest updates would decrease my boot times and solve my performance issues. When I'm directed to the blue screen and am offered Advanced Options, I usually take the easy way out and continue to Windows because I have no idea what else to do. You can boot into safe mode with limited processes and services and then launch each of the application listed in Startup, one by one. You can use this tutorial on. Following this article you can make your Windows 8 computer even faster. A quicker option is to create your own shortcuts so you can enter sleep mode with a quick click.
Windows 8 was logged as the most dissolute operating system from Redmond. Keep maintain hardware parts of your system. There seems nothing wrong with the Windows, but only the startup is slow. He started with Windows 95 and is good at software usability testing. I would suggest sticking with the other topic to avoid the confusion which could occur if you start trying different suggestions from both sites.
Then I tried this and that and this… But none of them worked for me. Depending upon the size of your hard disk, this step might take some time. Disable unnecessary visual effects The visual effects that make your computer look beautiful also slow it down considerably. It tried Automatic repair because it said that Windows was unable to boot properly. It would last for about 6-10 minutes.