simple explanation?

  Stowit 11:15 02 Nov 2004

Without going into reams of detail (but I will if necessary) my 2.9g P4 XP Pc used to boot in a few seconds to the desktop. Since yesterday, it shows the initial screen for about 20 secs, goes blank for 30 secs, then spends a further 10 or so (all aprox) completeing the desktop. I've not loaded any programs, or altered any hardware. Any ideas?

  Sethhaniel 11:48 02 Nov 2004

as that checks monitor and all sort on way in ;)

  Stowit 12:43 02 Nov 2004

No, I've been avoiding SP2 until others have resolved any problems!

  Sethhaniel 15:08 02 Nov 2004

'Restore Points' folder
may be too many for it to search through on boot ???
I had over 2GB of restore points to clean up ;)

  Stowit 15:44 02 Nov 2004

Impatient clicking has left 2 threads to this post. I'm hoping it's sorted now. Thanks for the advice though.

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