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Windows 7 Splash Screen Delay

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Linux: How to delay hddtemp service start at boot until all hdd are visible?

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Computer boot delayed: Turns on, flicks off, flicks back on, boots?

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Long wait until POST

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Delay before booting?

Booting will start only after 5-10 minutes. If we go for BIOS, it will also take that much time. At that time monitor showing intel pentium 4 logo. My Mother board is intel 845 GlAD and ...
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Something (driver?) takes a long time to load during Windows XP session opening

I recently noticed that my PC has become very long to boot or, more precisely, to open my session... I probably installed some software that has a problem, but I don't know which one because I don't ...