Having problems with your IBM ThinkPad T42p Notebook ?

T42 Booting Takes too Long

\015 I have just reinstall the Windows XP to my 2 T42s. Everything works OK except the booting time takes way too long. One takes about 7-8 minutes and another one take more than 10 minutes. Thank you for the help.\015

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Since you did a fresh install run norton or mcafee or avast
\015\012by the way avast is free. defrag your drive. i always do that even after an install.
\015\012to get avast go to http://www.avast.com
\015\012and download it (it's not memory hungry) run it.
\015\012if you still have problems let me know
\015\012Mark
Hey ibrozturk ..
\015\012Because it's a fresh install, perhaps something didn't load properly.
\015\012I would reboot laptop with XP disk and do a full reinstall. (format everything install)
\015\012If you have anything to save - like pictures, music or documents, I would back them up to a CD-RW, or a USB Flashdrive - and then you could feed 'em back in after fresh install.
\015\012As soon as you do fresh install, create a system restore point - so if anything goes wrong while installing your applications - programs, you can revert back to fresh install.
\015\012Good luck,
\015\012Fred
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