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Windows 7: Windows boot to long

21 Jul 2011   #1

windows 7 x64
Windows boot to long


My problem is that Windows boot takes more than 10 min and it is still not boot-etd , it looks like it's freezes.

I get black screen whit mouse cursor and I can move the cursor.

Last night computer worked ok, tomorrow when i turn it on , i now like still waiting for 15 min to boot up.

Help please.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
21 Jul 2011   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64/Windows 8 Consumer Preview x64/Ubuntu 11.04

Hi www111,

Could you please fill our your System Specs? It may help us diagnose the problem. If you do manage to boot to your computer, do the following:

First of all, run the SFC/SCANNOW command. It will fix any corrupted system files that could be causing your system to start up so slowly.
SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker

Next, do a Startup Repair. It will help fix files that prevent ?Windows from starting normally.
Startup Repair

Finally, do a Repair Install. It will fix your current OS while also leaving all your data, files, user accounts etc.
Repair Install

When did this problem start, by the way? Was it recently or has it always been like this? Did you install any programs or download any files shortly before this problem started? If you did, try a System Restore and restore to a date before the your startup slowed down.
System Restore

Hope this helps,
My System SpecsSystem Spec
21 Jul 2011   #3

windows 7 x64

Yesterday needed computer about 1 min to boot, and today when I turned it on starts the problem and the boot/ startup is taking for 20 min.

The computer is now boot-ed up, and when i click the start button i takes 1-2 min to open the menu.

I tried the STARTUP REPAIR before but it says no errors found.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

21 Jul 2011   #4

windows 7 x64

I'm trying to run the SFC/SCANNOW command, but for every step i need about 3-4 min.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
21 Jul 2011   #5

Windows 7 Ultimate x64/Windows 8 Consumer Preview x64/Ubuntu 11.04

Try and get through all of the options I gave you (sfc/scannow, Startup Repair, Repair Install & System Restore). Unfortunately, it may take a while but I suppose there's not much we can do at the moment. All we can do is wait and hope that one of the solutions I linked will fix the problem.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
21 Jul 2011   #6


Install, update and run a Full Scan of Malwarebytes, if necessary from Safe Mode.

Create a Clean Boot to see if a program is interfering: in msconfig>Startup uncheck everything except your AV and gadgets. After several restarts, in msconfig>Services select "Hide all MS Services" to see what is running without your knowledge, uncheck these, then after several more restarts check back in both places to see if anything has written itself back in. If so, turn off in program's Preferences or Uninstall.

If this doesn't help, reboot with your AV disabled to see if this solves problem. If so, uninstall and install MS Security Essentials or Avast 6 for best performance.

Let us know how the steps given so far work, and we will have more if necessary.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
21 Jul 2011   #7

Operating System : Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 6.01.7600 SP1 (x64)

all very good answers from you guys i would run Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool 2011

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Kaspersky Virus Removal Tool 2011 is not intended for real-time protection of computer. After the disinfection of the computer is complete, the application should be uninstalled from the hard drive and replaced with a real-time protection anti-virus

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My System SpecsSystem Spec
21 Jul 2011   #8

7 Home Premium x64 SP1

This sounds more like a hardware problem, like CPU or HD is going out or something? I would try to boot from a CD like Ultimate Boot CD This CD is packed with loads of tools to help you figure out where the problem is. the only problem is you will have to figure a way to download and burn it to a cd, maybe a friends computer? also these tools are more for an advanced user, duno how much experience you have, so you may want to ask one of your tech buddies if they will help?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
22 Jul 2011   #9

windows 7 x64

So far i tried SFC/SCANNOW command, Startup Repair, System Restore and nothing helped.

Now i going to do Scan of Malwarebytes.

@Warlockz is there any tutorial for Ultimate Boot CD? I never used this software.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
22 Jul 2011   #10

windows 7 x64

Today I turned my computer on several errors popped out:

"Gamer HUD
Error reading TrayIcon1->Visible: annot Create System Shell Notification Icon."

Error communicating with kernel"
My System SpecsSystem Spec

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