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shutdown xp

by existonz09 / October 5, 2004 10:51 PM PDT

my shutdown seems to have a bit of a problem.. it used to shutdown very fast before i did a reformat of my pc but now even with much less files, there seems to be a few seconds of so called halt at the shutting down screen. i dont see the "buzy or loading" status of the pc appear. it looks as if the pc freezes for a few seconds before finally shutting down.. i know there is a microsoft update for faster shutdown but i think i already have the update. a year ago when i was still using windows 2000, i had the same problem but i fixed it thru the adminstrator tools section by decreasing a time limit on a particular settings which i forgot how to do already.. is there any possible method of doing such thing on win xp by decreasing the amount of time to save the settings while restarting or shutting down?

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