Slow Login on Occasions?

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  1.    29 Apr 2016 #11

    Steve C said: View Post
    I've just discovered that I no longer have the slow login problem on occasions if I turn off Automatic App Updates in my main user account. When I update apps manually in Store, the next restart takes a while to login - so the slow login is correlated when app updates occur.

    I don't know if this is 'feature' of W10 or a problem with my PC. Anyway, I'm happy to update apps manually since I rarely use them anyway.
    That fix didn't work since I've a a few start up delays during the past week.
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  2.    09 Jun 2016 #12

    If you have Kaspersky, pause it the next time you restart. Having it on always causes my login after restart to take several minutes unless I unplug the Internet. I presume that it is doing something during login that slows things.
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  3.    13 Jun 2016 #13

    I just updated my desktop PC to Windows 10 Pro and that too now has occasional slow logins with no obvious errors reported. Bothe Pcs do have Kaspersky Anti-Virus 2016.
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  4.    13 Jun 2016 #14

    Steve, Did you try pausing Kaspersky to see if that had an effect on reboot logins? I couple of days ago I tried removing Kaspersky and my login was 5-6 seconds. After I reinstalled it the time went up to minutes. I am thinking of switching to AVG or something else to see if that helps. Web
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  5.    13 Jun 2016 #15

    This only happens once or twice a week. Booting to the login screen is fast but there is sometimes a 30s delay before the desktop then appears instead of about 5s.
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  6.    13 Jun 2016 #16

    Steve C said: View Post
    This only happens once or twice a week. Booting to the login screen is fast but there is sometimes a 30s delay before the desktop then appears instead of about 5s.
    Right. The screensave image appears fast, but when you enter your login/password it waits a long time before you see the main screen and icons.

    I have found that without Kaspersky enabled it can take up to 10-20 seconds to login. With kaspersky enabled it can take minutes. I assume that whatever windows is doing to login, kaspersky is triple checking and making it take much longer.

    I have also noticed that if I unplug the ethernet before I login it only takes a few tens of seconds with kaspersky, so I assume that there is some internet traffic going in during login that is the root cause of the problem, but I don't know of a way to get a log of what that traffic is or why.

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