Slow Boot Process on G5 tower

  elw74 17:46 24 Sep 2015

I have 2 g5 towers that when started at the same time one boots in say 30 sec and the other boots in 2 min. these are the same models, same software version. same ram. same every thing as I can see. I have gone through the System Preferences screens and all match

Any thoughts on why the one take so long?

  Govan1x 22:34 24 Sep 2015

Bad driver maybe. Check device manager to see if any yellow exclamation marks.

  Govan1x 22:36 24 Sep 2015

Oops Apple. not got a clue where the drivers reside on that.

  Macworld 11:15 28 Sep 2015

There must be something in Start Up that the Mac is busy with. Go to the Users & Groups pane in System Preferences and click the Login Items tab, you can remove anything that shouldn't be there by selecting it and tapping the [-]

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