<Mitch@hotmail.com> wrote in message
> After "upgrading" to SP2, it takes about 10-15 minutes to fully boot.
> The hard drive just runs and runs.
> After it's booted up, switching between tasks can take 1-2 minutes!!!
> Every app takes minutes to launch!
> I've done a full virus/spyware scan, cleaned up and defragged all
> drives. I'm not sure what else to check.
October 15, 2004 7:33:52 PM
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Thanks...I tried all of these.
The hard drive just runs and runs and runs.
Is there any way I can monitor WHAT is being read/written?
I did a full virus scan, Spyware scan, cleanup, defrag (I have 25 gig
free on the C: drive.).
What could the hard drive possible be doing for 20 minutes on bootup!?