ie. it takes two minutes for the os to start loading
so renable the splash screen and try again?
this started occuring approximately 1 month after i installed an ssd and reinstalled windows onto that ssd
no bios alterations have been made apart from disabling the fancy screen
i cant remeber exactly, and am going to bed now, but it says something like
.................. i5 2500k
and freezes on the line about the cpu