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 Very slow boot time from SSD on Windows 8.1 Pro solution Really slow startup after changing CPU\CHA fan configurations (SSD boot drive - Windows 8.1) solution Windows 8.1 Slow Boot Time solution Windows 8.1 SSD slow boot + slow alt tab solution [SOLVED] Windows 8.1 slow boot/restart with Nvidia drivers installed solution 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 solution Slow Boot Time - Windows 8.1 & SSD? solution Slow Boot Time - Windows 8.1 & SSD? solution SolvedSlow internet on windows 8.1 solution SolvedWindows 8.1 Internet going Slow solution SolvedWindows became very slow after windows 8.1 update solution SolvedWindows 8.1 Boot from USB question. solution SolvedWindows 8.1 Boot from USB question. solution SolvedIs an SSD Really Worth It? Windows 8.1 Fast Boot solution SolvedWindows 8.1 takes longer to boot solution SolvedWindows 8.1 will not boot on SSD AHCI mode solution i have lenovo ideacenter desktop after 8.1 it has become very slow to boot takes about 10 minutes, how can i fix this solution SolvedSlow gaming performance after Windows 8.1 upgrade. solution SolvedBoot from cloned drive (windows 8.1) from asus p5kr to a new with asus p5k solution More resources Read discussions in other Windows 8 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !