Slow start up/Shut down

  Jimpad 13:14 11 May 2007
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My Acer laptop is starting to get very slow starting up and shutting down,
Any ideas?
Thanks in advance for any help.

  provider 2 15:19 11 May 2007

This might help: click here

  provider 2 15:27 11 May 2007

If none of those make any difference, it could be time for a good Registry cleaner: click here

  malcolme 20:06 11 May 2007

Go to this site: click here run the free scan, it might take a while, but it will do the job.

  wee eddie 21:55 11 May 2007

What maintenance do you normally do

  wee eddie 21:57 11 May 2007

What AV, Firewall and other Anti-Malwear Programs are you running.

Sorry for the delay, watching the end of NICS!

  Jimpad 18:07 12 May 2007

I'm running AVG free and Zone alarm, l think it might be because lve got to much starting up automatically but l don't remember how to remedy

  Jimpad 18:14 12 May 2007

O yea, an l run CCleaner

  [email protected] 18:25 12 May 2007

type into run...
msconfig
then uncheck the programs under start up
it will ask for restart
upon restart a system configuration box will pop up
put a tick in the box bottom left corner and then ok.

  [email protected] 18:29 12 May 2007

i use this
click here
as alternative to msconfig
once youve downloaded and installed the app,it resides in the control panel(start up)

check the entries
HKLM & HKCU,uncheck them and thats it.

  postie24 19:13 12 May 2007

jimpad
Are you running the latest version of Zone alarm?
If yes.there have been a few problems with this version causing slow boot up,hanging on the welcome screen.

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