Windows Xp Shuting Down Slowly

  Mytob 15:42 19 Dec 05
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Well the title explains it all realy. I tell windows to shutdown restart or log off and in waiting for about 5mins if atall for it to shutdown. I close all the apps in the system tray manualy to try to speed it up but to no avail. any idea why this is happening cause im getting even more *!@:es with the naf os!

  Skyver 15:46 19 Dec 05

Scan with antivirus. Scan with anti-spyware click here (recommend Ewido). Do a disk check (start menu/run, type `chkdsk`).

  woodchip 15:51 19 Dec 05

If you have more than one Partition, turn Restore of on all Patitions exept C:\ with the operating system on, Set C:\ to 7% of drive

  VoG II 16:00 19 Dec 05
  Mytob 16:03 19 Dec 05

done many a time over and not a sosage. that was my inital thoughts when it happened.

  woodchip 16:08 19 Dec 05

done what

  Mytob 16:26 19 Dec 05

iv dont av spyware and adware and error check many a time but never made n e differance. do the partitions aply to linux and swap partitions aswell?

  woodchip 16:29 19 Dec 05

No only to XP Restore.

Have to removed as manny programs as you can from MSCONFIG?

  Mytob 16:31 19 Dec 05

i dont bother with restor points. its the one good thing that mite have been good in xp but like most of M$ good ideas they dont work. iv have removed all unnesisay progs from msconfig.

  woodchip 16:43 19 Dec 05

Check out VoG™ link near the bottom

  Mytob 23:49 20 Jan 06

Looked at that but still no difference with some of the changes i have made dew to the list. Also its taking ages now sometimes to view the cntent of a usb hd. It pops up with the content for a sec and then disapeared and goes into overdrive to view it sumtime taking up to a min to show it again! And now also similer things are happening when opening small programs up like paint. Any ideas. If not il just reinsall windoz again.

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