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Windows 7: Slow login on fresh install

06 Sep 2009   #1

Slow login on fresh install

I wanted to see if anyone else has this problem. I have tried this on both 64 and 32 bit W7 installs. If I set the desktop background to solid colors (right-click on desktop->Personalize->Desktop Background->Picture Location: Solid Colors) it adds about 15-20 seconds to the logon. This is without installing anything, just make that one change, then log out and log back in and see if it now takes longer. I thought it might be driver related, so I installed the latest nVidia drivers, but it made no difference.

Anyone have any ideas why this happens? Am I the only one that has this problem?

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06 Sep 2009   #2

Windows 10 Pro (x64)

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by gte024h View Post
Anyone have any ideas why this happens? Am I the only one that has this problem?
Might be regenerating the background every login, so might depended on screen resolution. Hard to say.
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