Windows 10: Laptop freezing on 'Choose an Operating System'

  1.    23 Feb 2018 #1

    Laptop freezing on 'Choose an Operating System'


    I'm trying to switch from an M.2 SSD to a SATA SSD on my MSI GS60, so I have installed Windows 10 Home on the new SSD, and it has picked up the digital licence - however, there is some strange behaviour: Every time I boot, it comes up with a 'Choose your Operating System' screen, which is fine, except if I don't move the cursor, the system locks up after about 3 seconds (on 28 or 27 seconds on the timer) i.e. no BSOD or error screen, just a frozen picture. If I move the cursor in time, I can select the required OS and it seems to work fine.

    Does anybody know the cause of this problem and how to fix it?
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  2.    23 Feb 2018 #2

    Press the Win key+S in the search box type msconfig and press enter. Go to the Boot tab. Try increasing the Timeout from 30 seconds to 60 seconds. See if that helps.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


 

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