1.    12 May 2017 #1
    Join Date : Dec 2015
    Posts : 11
    WIN 10

    Reinstall issues


    My Windows 10, that has been running fine for 2 years, suddenly would not boot. I then got the 10 download from Microsoft with my code and reinstalled it.

    It has been a nightmare-sometimes taking 5 minuets or more to boot up and freezes constantly. I did some changes-recommended by Microsoft- and it is a little faster on boot up but still takes forever. Once it finally boots it works fine. Can't think of anything more to do. I reinstalled it with the download from Microsoft and it just made it worse.
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  2.    12 May 2017 #2
    Join Date : Jun 2014
    UK
    Posts : 1,050
    W10 pro x64 and W8.1 x86

    Are you trying to install onto existing partitions on the drive, or have you used the install media to do a totally clean installation by deleting all previous partitions and returning the drive to 'unallocated space'.

    Its possible you could have a hardware issue such as a failing drive.

    Be aware that deleting the partitions will remove ALL your previous data and files. Nothing is left.
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  3.    12 May 2017 #3
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 9,373
    Windows 10 Pro
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