Closed Windows 8.1 Slow Boot Tags: Slow Startup Boot Windows 8 Last response: July 8, 2013 12:54 PM in Windows 8 Share SgtStiffler July 8, 2013 10:23:52 AM When I boot the W8.1 preview, it comes up with a fish logo and hangs for a minute before booting. Why's it doing this? More about : windows slow boot Best solution thdarkshadow July 8, 2013 10:30:36 AM Because its not final release version software that still has problems and is clearly stated to be beta Share VXBlade July 8, 2013 12:54:14 PM More than likely because it's getting hung up on a device in your system. And also because it's in Beta (or Microsoft's equivalent) Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWindows 8.1 SSD slow boot + slow alt tab Forum Solved[SOLVED] Windows 8.1 slow boot/restart with Nvidia drivers installed Forum Very slow boot time from SSD on Windows 8.1 Pro Forum Really slow startup after changing CPU\CHA fan configurations (SSD boot drive - Windows 8.1) Forum Windows 8.1 Slow Boot Time Forum Slow Boot Up in Windows 8.1 Forum I updated my windows 8 last night to 8.1 .. my PC became very slow .. it's takes for ever to boot up and to shut down .. every Forum Slow Boot Time - Windows 8.1 & SSD? Forum Slow Boot Time - Windows 8.1 & SSD? Forum SolvedSlow internet on windows 8.1 Forum SolvedSSD Installation As Boot Drive On Existing Build With Same OS Help? (Windows 8.1) Forum SolvedWindows 8.1 Internet going Slow Forum SolvedTrying to browse a used-to-be boot hdd(with broken win7, unbootable) with windows 8.1 installed on my new SSD Forum SolvedDownloaded Windows 8.1 Pro from MS online store and it won't boot on new PC Forum SolvedWindows became very slow after windows 8.1 update Forum SolvedWIndows 8.1 pro student usb boot trouble. Forum SolvedWindows 8.1 failing to boot. Forum SolvedHow to get Windows 8.1 onto a flash drive to boot onto a new computer? Forum SolvedSlow gaming performance after Windows 8.1 upgrade. Forum SolvedWindows 8.1 Boot from USB question. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 8 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !