Windows xp takes forever to start then freezes Tags: Laptops Fujitsu Windows XP Last response: December 23, 2009 2:09 PM in Laptops & Notebooks Share seeking help December 23, 2009 7:45:19 AM Hello, I have a fujitsu lifebook laptop that takes FOREVER to log on, then no matter what I try to do it freezes up. Please help! Thank you More about : windows takes forever start freezes Anonymous a b D Laptop December 23, 2009 8:09:02 AM Try starting Windows in Safe Mode. Press F8 before Windows starts. If it boots a bit quicker it may indicate a driver issue. Otherwise, I think you may have hard drive on the way out. m 0 l evongugg December 23, 2009 2:09:20 PM Try a Linux LiveCD. See if it's a Windows problem or a hardware problem. Test the memory with memtest86+. Run manufacturer hard disk diagnostics. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Windows xp i starting that takes forever then freezes on the login page Forum Why is Windows XP taking forever to start? Forum SolvedI start up Windows 7 in Normal Mode and it takes forever to load and doesn't show icons Forum Can't install windows vista on vmware workstation 8, it's taking forever and freezes! Forum Starting Windows takes forever, then many things might happen. Forum Windows 7 64bit - Take forever to load all start up items...NOT a slow HDD Please Read Forum Startup programs taking forever to load on cold start (Windows 7 Ultimate) Forum Solvedcomp. takes forever to start. Forum laptop issues: takes forever to start up etc... Forum Windows starting screen taking forever Forum SolvedWindows Update takes forever to load??? Forum SolvedComputer takes ages to start up and freezes Forum SolvedWindows 7 Professional 64-bit Shutdown taking forever? Forum XP takes FOREVER to boot!! Forum [HELP] Windows load takes forever Forum SolvedWindows 8 reformatting ("resetting") taking forever. Forum Please Help, 975bx2 issue, takes forever to load windows now Forum PC now hangs, stuck forever on windows starting Forum Suddenly taking forever to start... ETA: won't start at all now... Forum My PC still takes hours to start - Freezes Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !