Slow startup after setting up home network

  Dekay 11:46 13 Feb 2006
Locked

HI,
After setting up home network, on computer running Win XP it takes about 3 minutes befor you can connect. The sound icon apears in the system tray then nothing for about 3 minutes.
During this time you cannont access the control panel or my computer. Everything is ok once network icon appears in taskbar.

  vinnyT 12:17 13 Feb 2006

I think this is because xp is looking for other connections on the network ie pc2, pc3, etc.

Don't know what you can do about this, maybe someone else will.

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

Alienware 17 R4 2017 review

These brilliant Lego posters show just what children's imaginations are capable of

Mac power user tips and hidden tricks

Comment réinitialiser votre PC, ordinateur portable ou tablette Windows ?