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  1. Joined : Oct 2016
    torquay
    Posts : 14
    windows 10
       22 Oct 2016 #1

    win 10 very slow load time when cold


    hi all I am new to this forum, and I would like to ask for help, I am running win 10 had my ups and downs with it but it runs good, now I have a problem that when I turn off windows at nigh,t and restart in the morning, it takes about 15 to 20 mins to show the desktop its a blank screen with no cursor, but after it boots up I can restart without any problem at all, all my drivers are up to date, I have a new hard drive new graphics card, so any help would be appreciated, I have a desktop pc, thank you
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  2. Joined : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 6,233
    Win 10 Pro (1607)
       22 Oct 2016 #2

    Hello, have you tried turning off fast startup?
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  3. Joined : Oct 2016
    torquay
    Posts : 14
    windows 10
       22 Oct 2016 #3

    thank you, i will try that,jb


    thank you, i will try that,jb
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  4. Joined : Oct 2016
    torquay
    Posts : 14
    windows 10
       23 Oct 2016 #4

    hi dalchina, tried turning off fast startup, that did not work, any more ideas, thanks john
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  5. Joined : Jun 2015
    UK
    Posts : 1,152
    Windows 10 Home x64 (Laptop), Windows 10 Pro x64 (Desktop)
       23 Oct 2016 #5

    Check you have no other disks connected having an active partition (use MiniTool Partition Wizard for this). Also, install Autoruns to check what is loading at start up and disable the bloatware you don't need. I would also run sfc /scannow from an admin command prompt.
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  6. Joined : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 6,233
    Win 10 Pro (1607)
       23 Oct 2016 #6

    Also do a basic disk check before running SFC /SCANNOW

    From an admin command prompt
    [Windows key + X, click command prompt (admin)]
    chkdsk C: /F
    Your PC will need to restart.
    Make sure the result is clear or fixed- else do not proceed.
    Post back the result, which you can get after a restart as follows:
    How do I see the results of a CHKDSK that ran on boot? - Ask Leo!

    Also check your page file settings haven't mysteriously changed- this has happened to a couple of people.

    Please post a screenshot of Disk Management- we would like to see that all Windows related partitions are on your system drive.
    Last edited by dalchina; 23 Oct 2016 at 07:23.
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  7. Joined : May 2016
    Posts : 524
    Windows 10
       23 Oct 2016 #7

    If you turn off completely the PC from Power Source, it could be the first signs that the Motherboard is going bad.
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  8. Joined : Oct 2016
    torquay
    Posts : 14
    windows 10
       23 Oct 2016 #8

    hi did it, this is the result
    Microsoft Windows [Version 10.0.14393]
    (c) 2016 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
    C:\WINDOWS\system32>chkdsk C: /h
    Invalid parameter - /h
    C:\WINDOWS\system32>chkdsk C:
    The type of the file system is NTFS.
    WARNING! /F parameter not specified.
    Running CHKDSK in read-only mode.
    Stage 1: Examining basic file system structure ...
    528896 file records processed.
    File verification completed.
    11780 large file records processed.
    0 bad file records processed.
    Stage 2: Examining file name linkage ...
    637706 index entries processed.
    Index verification completed.
    0 unindexed files scanned.
    0 unindexed files recovered to lost and found.
    Stage 3: Examining security descriptors ...
    Security descriptor verification completed.
    54406 data files processed.
    CHKDSK is verifying Usn Journal...
    38643576 USN bytes processed.
    Usn Journal verification completed.
    Windows has scanned the file system and found no problems.
    No further action is required.
    975787735 KB total disk space.
    187609596 KB in 377658 files.
    199696 KB in 54407 indexes.
    0 KB in bad sectors.
    669639 KB in use by the system.
    65536 KB occupied by the log file.
    787308804 KB available on disk.
    4096 bytes in each allocation unit.
    243946933 total allocation units on disk.
    196827201 allocation units available on disk.
    C:\WINDOWS\system32>
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  9. Joined : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 6,233
    Win 10 Pro (1607)
       23 Oct 2016 #9

    Ok that's good.. so continue with sfc /scannow from an elevated (admin) command prompt as suggested above.

    These are just basic checks.
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  10. Joined : Oct 2016
    torquay
    Posts : 14
    windows 10
       24 Oct 2016 #10

    hi, did the scannow nothing found. jb



    Microsoft Windows [Version 10.0.14393]
    (c) 2016 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
    C:\WINDOWS\system32> SFC /SCANNOW
    Beginning system scan. This process will take some time.

    Beginning verification phase of system scan.
    Verification 100% complete.
    Windows Resource Protection did not find any integrity violations.
    C:\WINDOWS\system32>
    C:\WINDOWS\system32>
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