slow start up xp

  Tally over the water 20:47 27 Dec 2004

My pc takes up to 2 mins to boot up is this usual
i'm sure its getting slower
i have a athlon 1000 374mb ram
System Information
Time of this report: 12/27/2004, 19:44:44
Machine name: HOME-KAJIC61LFP
Operating System: Windows XP Professional (5.1, Build 2600) Service Pack 2 (2600.xpsp_sp2_rtm.040803-2158)
Language: English (Regional Setting: English)
System Manufacturer: Gigabyte Technology Co.
System Model: 7IXE4
BIOS: Default System BIOS
Processor: AMD Athlon(tm) Processor, MMX, 3DNow, ~1.0GHz
Memory: 384MB RAM
Page File: 161MB used, 760MB available
Windows Dir: C:\WINDOWS
DirectX Version: DirectX 9.0c (4.09.0000.0904)
DX Setup Parameters: Not found
DxDiag Version: 5.03.2600.2180 32bit Unicode

i used bootvis and the 90% of the time is the logon + serv time

i have stopped all start ups except windows Mcafee Security center 2004

also do in need it to start up in selective start up mode

any help appreciated

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 22:32 27 Dec 2004

try clearing out all your temporary files.
Temporary File Cleaners:-
Crap Cleaner click here

  woodchip 22:45 27 Dec 2004

One of two things can slow it down, too many background programs starting with computer at boot or AV is checking the drives some are worse than others

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