Originally Posted by Hameister
The OP says that his machine takes about 4 minutes to boot up. That's excruciatingly slow for any computer. Since I don't have any specs on his computer, I can only say that it either needs to have the OS re-installed, or some serious maintenance performed, or maybe a repair, or replacement is required.
One thing is certain, no computer these days should take 4 minutes to boot, not even a $299.00 laptop.
I do get a "CMOS Fail" at start up if that has to do with it. Other than that though, everything works fine, it is just slow on start up like I said.
My Specs: (I built my computer)
OS Name Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate
Version 6.1.7601 Service Pack 1 Build 7601
Other OS Description Not Available
OS Manufacturer Microsoft Corporation
System Name JUSTIN-PC
System Manufacturer BIOSTAR Group
System Model TA990FXE
System Type x64-based PC
Processor AMD FX(tm)-6100 Six-Core Processor, 3300 Mhz, 3 Core(s), 6 Logical Processor(s)
Graphics Chipset AMD Radeon HD 6700 Series
BIOS Version/Date American Megatrends Inc. 4.6.4, 3/8/2012
SMBIOS Version 2.7
Windows Directory C:\Windows
System Directory C:\Windows\system32
Boot Device \Device\HarddiskVolume1
Locale United States
Hardware Abstraction Layer Version = "6.1.7601.17514"
User Name Justin-PC\Justin M*******
Time Zone Eastern Daylight Time
Installed Physical Memory (RAM) 8.00 GB
Total Physical Memory 7.98 GB
Available Physical Memory 5.33 GB
Total Virtual Memory 16.0 GB
Available Virtual Memory 12.8 GB
Page File Space 7.98 GB
Page File C:\pagefile.sys