start up prob?

  sgetty 18:16 09 Feb 2006

please help, my pc is so slow when i first boot up. windows xp pro by the way. i get blank a black screen then the cursor shows up on the black screen and about 2 mins later i get my icons showing. about 5 mins after that i can finally use the pc otherwise it hangs for ages

  MichelleC 20:33 09 Feb 2006

Type sfc into this forum's search and follow the solutions.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 22:12 09 Feb 2006

Repair XP by replacing corrupt files

sfc /scannow

in the run box, press enter and let system file checker find and replace missing / corrupt file in windows and explorer.This will take awhile to complete and you may be asked for the CD to be in the drive if windows is not preinstalled on the hard drive.

sfc /scannow problems
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