Boot up very slow to start

  Mc Moan 12:28 04 Feb 2006
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When I turn on my computer it takes ages (up to 10 mins)for the magic "beep" after which it boots up as normal.

Running XP

Any ideas?

  Skyver 12:30 04 Feb 2006

Power supply failing, memory failing or loose connectors inside the machine are 3 possibilities. Does it crash more often since this started?

  Mc Moan 13:59 04 Feb 2006

Time lag now up to 1 hour. Once booted it doesn't crash.

All the electrics seem to be working (fan, DVD ROM etc).

have tried all connections and cannot find any loose.

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