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Windows 7: Fast to start, slow to login

31 Jan 2017   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit
Fast to start, slow to login

I have a user account that takes a rather long time to log into. There is a large amount of data on the desktop.

Is that affecting it?

The system is windows 7 64-bit, all the startup options have been disabled and this is still happening. The only thing currently running that is not a Microsoft service is Avast!

My System SpecsSystem Spec
31 Jan 2017   #2

Windows 7 HP 64

Is it happening only to one specific account? Other accounts boots / log normally?
When logged to the user, open regedit and go to HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run
What programs load to that user?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
31 Jan 2017   #3

win 8 32 bit

Lots of data on desktop will do it or reconnection to slow network drives or resources
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