Why does Windows take a lot longer to boot after performing a disk check ?

  CurlyWhirly 19:33 20 Jun 11
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I am referring to the Windows disk check as shown in my screenshot (below):

[IMG]http://i55.tinypic.com/11ryfya.jpg[/IMG]

On Vista it takes over 3 times as long to boot up !

I can't remember if it took that long on Windows XP - I no longer have a Windows XP installation.

I don't know about Windows 7 as I have that OS is installed on a SSD and as that loads almost instantly, it's difficult to tell.

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