1.    19 Dec 2015 #1
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    Poor performance after performing refresh


    I've been using Windows 10 for a few months now without any problems. A couple of days ago, my computer stopped booting, up, instead getting stuck in a loop between failed startup repair attempts and resetting. After finding no way to resolve the issue, I performed a refresh of Windows 10. Now my computer boots up again, but the performance is much worse than before. Just starting up the computer takes a couple of minutes when before it only took a few seconds. Every application is incredibly slow. My internet connection is also much slower than before. I reinstalled all my drivers after the refresh, but that hasn't helped much. I've also tried running startup repair, but all I get is an error message telling me my version of Windows isn't compatible with it. Does anyone have any idea what might be the problem?
    Last edited by plasmawing; 20 Dec 2015 at 03:32.
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  2.    19 Dec 2015 #2
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    windows 10 Home threshold2

    I would suggest a Repair Install.
    Repair Install Windows 10 with an In-place Upgrade
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  3.    20 Dec 2015 #3
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    With my internet connection as slow as it has been since the refresh, it took Windows a couple hours to check for updates. After finishing the repair install, though, the problem doesn't seem to have been resolved. Everything is still extremely slow.
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  4.    21 Dec 2015 #4
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    Well, that was odd. After running Windows Memory Diagnostic, my problems seemed to disappear. Thanks for the help.
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  5.    21 Dec 2015 #5
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    Win-10 Pro x64

    After running Windows Memory Diagnostic, my problems seemed to disappear
    Interesting, and good to know that as an option if needed. Thanks.
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