Tomshardware Tags: Data Recovery Laptops Factory Restore CD-Rom Toshiba Last response: November 10, 2009 1:01 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share Anonymous a b D Laptop November 10, 2009 7:59:35 AM my laptop takes 10 mins to startup even after i used the toshiba recovery cd to take it right back to factory settings....any ideas why More about : tomshardware IH8U November 10, 2009 8:23:04 AM Add more RAM, and replace the 5200rpm HDD with a 7200rpm. Unolocogringo November 10, 2009 8:39:40 AM Check to make sure the harddrive is running in DMA mode not PIO mode. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer nukemaster a b D Laptop November 10, 2009 1:01:11 PM make sure the fan is working, if it overheats, it may clock down to save it self. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumI read tomshardware rules ForumGoogle displaying malware warning for TomsHardware site ForumTomshardware contest with weekly drawings ForumProposal to Tomshardware : Best CPU+GPU Combo, in US$ and watts ForumTomshardware .com totally broken -- my company firewall. ForumTomsHardware -type sites for other Topics ForumTomshardware on Android ForumSo where is tomshardware located? ForumAn undefined booting problem... for the computer gurus on Tomshardware ForumThis months CPU suggestions from Tomshardware kind of failed. ForumUnable to recieve email notification of tomshardware ForumAn article on the founder of TOMSHARDWARE ? ForumWhat Video player is most used by users on Tomshardware .com? ForumBack light or Inverter? More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !