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Windows 7: Certain Windows 7 applications slow after power outage


04 Nov 2012   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit SP1
 
 
Certain Windows 7 applications slow after power outage

I run windows 7 on a laptop (Asus G74SX) w an SSD and i forgot to connect it to the battery when i took a nap.

Lately my battery is not in perfect state and when this happens, reconnecting the plug won't let me resume system, i have to restart windows 7 and get the message that windows improperly shut down etc etc...

So usually everything good but this time, firefox took a huuuge time to open ( 1 min or more), however chrome instantly opens. I was thinking it was cache/memory firefox problem, so i clean them but still no difference. Also i run my computer w user and admin and the UAC dialog when prompted to open an application take huge time ( same time for firefox to open). After those things are open, the computer runs smoothly but it messed up some applications ( Like PostgreSQL 8.4 won't start )

Also i couldn't access 1st Windows Safe Mode pressing F8 after first few restarts. After doing a shutdown and leaving the computer off for a few seconds, now i can access it.

I also run the chkdsk utility and windows made small corrections.. here is the log



Checking file system on C:
The type of the file system is NTFS.


A disk check has been scheduled.
Windows will now check the disk.

CHKDSK is verifying files (stage 1 of 3)...
Attribute record of type 0x80 and instance tag 0x4 is cross linked
starting at 0x3d700 for possibly 0x1 clusters.
Some clusters occupied by attribute of type 0x80 and instance tag 0x4
in file 0x1fb2d is already in use.
Deleting corrupt attribute record (128, "")
from file record segment 129837.
Attribute record of type 0x80 and instance tag 0x4 is cross linked
starting at 0x3d702 for possibly 0x1 clusters.
Some clusters occupied by attribute of type 0x80 and instance tag 0x4
in file 0x53603 is already in use.
Deleting corrupt attribute record (128, "")
from file record segment 341507.
Attribute record of type 0x80 and instance tag 0x5 is cross linked
starting at 0x62e1c for possibly 0x1 clusters.
Some clusters occupied by attribute of type 0x80 and instance tag 0x5
in file 0x5360a is already in use.
Deleting corrupt attribute record (128, "")
from file record segment 341514.
606720 file records processed. File verification completed.
1358 large file records processed. 0 bad file records processed. 0 EA records processed. 108 reparse records processed. CHKDSK is verifying indexes (stage 2 of 3)...
Index entry US35D6~1.BLF of index $I30 in file 0x10874 points to unused file 0x1350a.
Deleting index entry US35D6~1.BLF in index $I30 of file 67700.
Index entry US812C~1.REG of index $I30 in file 0x10874 points to unused file 0x1350b.
Deleting index entry US812C~1.REG in index $I30 of file 67700.
Index entry USC50D~1.REG of index $I30 in file 0x10874 points to unused file 0x1350c.
Deleting index entry USC50D~1.REG in index $I30 of file 67700.
698514 index entries processed. Index verification completed.
0 unindexed files scanned. 0 unindexed files recovered. CHKDSK is verifying security descriptors (stage 3 of 3)...
Inserting an index entry with Id 1723 into index $SDH of file 9.
Inserting an index entry with Id 1724 into index $SDH of file 9.
Repairing the security file record segment.
606720 file SDs/SIDs processed. Cleaning up 530 unused index entries from index $SII of file 9.
Cleaning up 530 unused index entries from index $SDH of file 9.
Cleaning up 530 unused security descriptors.
Security descriptor verification completed.
Inserting data attribute into file 129837.
Inserting data attribute into file 341507.
Inserting data attribute into file 341514.
45901 data files processed. CHKDSK is verifying Usn Journal...
36378456 USN bytes processed. Usn Journal verification completed.
CHKDSK discovered free space marked as allocated in the
master file table (MFT) bitmap.
CHKDSK discovered free space marked as allocated in the volume bitmap.
Windows has made corrections to the file system.

223842647 KB total disk space.
150565412 KB in 262424 files.
97500 KB in 45899 indexes.
0 KB in bad sectors.
716803 KB in use by the system.
65536 KB occupied by the log file.
72462932 KB available on disk.

4096 bytes in each allocation unit.
55960661 total allocation units on disk.
18115733 allocation units available on disk.

Internal Info:
00 42 09 00 72 b4 04 00 dd 98 06 00 00 00 00 00 .B..r...........
32 02 00 00 6c 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 2...l...........
00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 00 ................

Windows has finished checking your disk.
Please wait while your computer restarts.


So resuming the Info :

- Boot is super fast as usual (SSD)
- Certain applications ( FireFox or UAC requiring for password ) take 1 min to run, works properly after that
- Skype instantly opens w windows startup put the Skype Home Menu freezes for 30-40s
- Other applications (Google Chrome) instantly opens
- Because of the messed startup, PostreSQL won't start.

Any suggestions?

Thanks you.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
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05 Nov 2012   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

re run the chkdsk command with a /R to attempt to scan for bad sectors, if you have bad sectors i suggest you change your harddisk.

Regards.
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