Slow start after upgrade of Vista SP2
I've upgraded to Vista SP2 may 27 09, whenever I rebooted, because it takes an age to password screen to display. Later, he takes my OS a long loading time of all programs.
I suggest to perform a clean boot to prevent loading in the background startup programs.
You can have a few contradictory items running in the background and the origin of this problem.
To help resolve the error and other messages, you can start Windows Vista by using a minimal set of drivers and startup programs. This type of boot is known as a "clean boot". A clean boot helps eliminate software conflicts. This article describes how to solve problems in Windows Vista by performing a clean boot. This article also describes how to start the Windows Installer service and how to reset the computer so that it starts as usual.
Note When you perform a clean boot, you may temporarily lose some functionality. When you start the computer as usual, the function returns. However, you may receive the error message, or you can experience the original behavior.
If the computer is connected to a network, network policy settings may prevent you from following these steps. We recommend strongly that you do not use System Configuration utility to change startup options on the computer, unless a support engineer Microsoft directs you to do so. This can make the computer unusable.
a. log in the computer using an account with administrator rights.
b. click Start collapse this image enlarge this image, type msconfig.exe in the Start Search box and press ENTER to start the System Configuration utility.
The collapse of this image to this image if you are prompted for an administrator password or for confirmation, type your password or click continue .
c. under the general tab, click Selective startup , and then clear the Load Startup items check box. (The box use the Boot file is not available.)
d. on the Services tab, select the hide all Microsoft services check box and then click on disable all .
Note Following this step lets services Microsoft continue to run. These services include networking, Plug-and-Play, record of events, error reporting, and other services. If you disable these services, you can permanently delete all restore points. Do not do this if you want to use to restore the system with the existing restore points.
e. click OK , and then click restart .
Step 2: Enable half the services
a. follow steps 1a and 1B to start the System Configuration utility.
b. click on the Services tab and then click to select the hide all Microsoft services check box.
c. Click to select half of the check boxes in the Service list.
d. click OK and then click restart .
Step 3: Determine whether the problem returns
If the problem persists, repeat steps 1 and 2. In step 2, click to clear half of the check boxes that you have initially enabled in the Service list.
If the problem does not occur, repeat steps 1 and 2. In step 2, select only half of the remaining check boxes that are cleared in the Service list. Repeat these steps until you have selected all the check boxes.
If only one service is selected in the list of services , and you the problem persists, the service selected the cause of the problem. Go to step 6. If no service is causing this problem, go to step 4.
Step 4: Enable half of the startup items
a. perform a clean boot by repeating step 1.
b. click on the Startup tab and then click to select half of the check boxes in the startup item list.
c. click OK , and then click restart .
Step 5: Determine whether the problem returns
If the problem persists, repeat steps 1 and 4. In step 4, click to clear half of the check boxes that you have originally selected in the startup item list.
If the problem does not occur, repeat steps 1 and 4. In step 4, select only half of the remaining check boxes that are cleared in the startup item list. Repeat these steps until you have selected all the check boxes.
If only one startup item is selected in the startup item list, and you still experience the problem, start selected in the list element is the service that is causing the problem. Go to step 6.
If no startup item causes this problem, a Microsoft service most likely the cause of the problem. To determine which Microsoft service may be causing the problem, repeat step 1 and step 2 without selecting the hide all Microsoft services check box in each step.
Step 6: Resolve the problem
After you determine the startup item or the service that is causing the problem, contact the manufacturer of the program to determine if the problem can be solved. Or, run the System Configuration utility, and then click to clear the check box of the element of the problem.
Step 7: Reset the computer to start as usual
When you are finished troubleshooting, follow these steps to reset the computer to start as usual:
Click on start to reduce this image enlarge this image, type msconfig.exe in the Start Search box and press ENTER.
The collapse of this image to this image if you are prompted for an administrator password or for confirmation, type your password or click continue .
On the general tab, click the Normal startup option, and then click OK .
When you are prompted to restart the computer, click restart .
Hope this helps :)
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Last night my old Vista SP2 computer. Installation seems to have success, but to restart the computer as part of the installation of automatic update, it failed. During a part of the boot with a screen similar to BACK sequence, it arrested, printed a msg that appears to be in hexadecimal and would go no further. Restart with a sequence of hot or cold start to produce the same result. I tried to correct the problem by using the Startup Repair on the Vista installation disc and received a msg that Windows could not repair the problem itself. I sent the results to Microsoft using this option in the Startup Repair tool.
Try typing F8 at startup and in the list of Boot selections, select Mode safe using ARROW top to go there > and then press ENTER.
Try a restore of the system once, to choose a Restore Point prior to your problem...
Click Start > programs > Accessories > system tools > system restore > choose another time > next > etc.
If the above does not work, try to make a Bootable ERD to do a Startup Repair:
As is the case with most computers/laptops these days, they do not come with good Vista disc to repair only the recovery disks.
As your can fall into the above category: download the ISO on the provided link and do a repair of the disc.
Go to your Bios/Setup, or the Boot Menu at startup and change the Boot order to make the DVD/CD drive 1st in the boot order, then reboot with the disk in the drive.
At the startup/power on you should see at the bottom of the screen either F2 or DELETE, go to Setup/Bios or F12 for the Boot Menu.
When you have changed that, insert the Bootable disk you did in the drive and reboot.
More information shows what the process that it loads.
You can make a tool to restart system, System Restore, etc. with it.
Read all the info on the website on how to create and use it.
It's a very good Vista repair disc.
You can do a system restart tool, system, etc it restore.
There is not a disk of resettlement.
And the 32-bit is what normally comes on a computer, unless 64-bit.
See you soon.
Mick Murphy - Microsoft partner
After the upgrade to vista sp2, about 8 GB of sbace is missing? I run diskcleanup. Y at - it something like windows7 "clean system files" for Vista?
see if this program helps you to determine what is take up space
by default system restore will have up to 15% of the capacity of the hard disk
you would like to reduce this amount
also use disk cleanup
The other Options tab is available when you choose to clean up the files of all users on the computer. This tab includes two additional ways to free disk space even more:
Programs and features. Open programs and features in Control Panel, where you can uninstall programs you no longer use. The column size in programs and features shows how much disk space each program uses.
System Restore and shadow copies. Guests delete you all but the most recent restore point on the disc.
also scan for malware
Download update and scan with the free version of malwarebytes anti-malware
and read these information from microsoft on windows optimization
Microphone does not work after upgrade from Vista Home Premium to win 7 Home Basic Edition. Laptop model Sony Vaio VGN-NS25G, bought in India
My built-in mic not working anymore after the upgrade from Vista Home Premium to win 7 Home Basic Edition. Model laptop Sony Vaio VGN-NS25G was bought in India. I have taken the loacl Sony Service Center and they said that Windows 7 drivers for the microphone Sony was not yet available. They mentioned that the only way to fix the problem was to upgrade to Vista. Is this true? Where can I get these drivers for the microphone, and they are not available, when will they be available?
Interestingly, I found the drivers for Windows 7 for this particular model of Vaio. Here is link thye:
I suggest updating all your drivers from the link above and drivers Realtek especially.
Method 2. Set the default Microphone.
Once the drivers installed to check if the microphone is the default value, here's how:
Exercise the functions mentioned below to adjust the Microphone as default:
1. Click Start and click on Control Panel.
2. click on sound, then a new window will open.
3. in the new windows, click on the 'Registration' tab and right click in the window and click Show disabled devices.
4. now check if the Microphone is listed there and right-click on it and choose activate.
5. turn highlighted that Microphone and click "set as default".
For more information see the articles below:
http://Windows.Microsoft.com/en-us/Windows7/update-a-driver-for-hardware-that-isn ' t-work correctly
I hope this helps.
Thank you, and in what concerns:
Shekhar S - Microsoft technical support.
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FF does not start after upgrading to version 27.0.1
Crash ID: bp-2bc18734-d643-4843-a10f-fd6102140214
Firefox 27.0.1 is too recent for me to know what unique issues it may have. I will message you a link to download the installer for Firefox 27.0 to see that the inversion or not the problem.
Hi, I had the problem that I had no sound after upgrade to Vista Business.
After several attempts to get a solution from Toshiba I found myself.
Here are the steps to resolve this problem:
1. update the Bios to version 3.5
2 do a clean install of Vista
3. install the added value of package
4 install the audio driver
5 install the patch "mute off".
Should work now.
Hey wow, it's really nice. Already bookmarked it. :)
We users and me (freak ;)) appreciate good solutions.
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Glad to hear it.If the problem is resolved, mark the message as response, then it'll be useful for people with similar/identical problem.
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Press the power button, once, energetic and very slightly (do not press the button). If the PC is in sleep mode, it should wake him up.
J W Stuart: http://www.pagestart.com
How can I reinstall the CS6 after upgrading Windows Vista to Windows 10?
You can download the Photoshop CS 6 from the below mentioned link.
I have download and install vista SP2, everything goes well with the installation, no error, it ends without a problem, then it restarts my computer and after reboot, it comes up saying that windows didn't start (or your computer might not start)
I have 2 choices, start windows normally, that does nothing when I pick it up, the other option is to fix the problem, when I choose that it restore my computer to until I installed SP2, ive tried 3 times now with no luck.
also on a note related, when I try and open internet explorer 7, it crashes, it is said that she is looking for a fix for the problem and suggests so I run windows update, which is what suggested I download SP2.
any help anyone can give would be most appreciated.
Open a case of Vista SP2 support free of charge. (Don't worry IE8 at the moment.) ~ Robear Dyer (PA Bear) ~ MS MVP (that is to say, mail, security, Windows & Update Services) since 2002 ~ WARNING: MS MVPs represent or work for Microsoft
On a laptop Sony PCG - 7113 L VGN-NR220E, that is running Windows Vista Home Premium sp1, I tried to upgrade to sp2 who said he could not make the transfer and restarted, tried once more and then restored sp1. All came back as the same with the exception of all the network drivers cannot be loaded. Here is a list of drivers who have failed.
- ISATAP. Westell.com
- Map Microsoft ISATAP #3
- Teredo Tunneling Pseudo-Interface
- Marvell Yukon 88E8039 PCI-E Fast Ethernet
- Controller of
- LAN0Express AS IEEE 802.11 g PCI-E fit
I went back to the site from Sony and all the latest drivers downloaded from the site and tried to install. Only some allowed me to do even while administering it, but even those that didn't load on reboot even if it finds the drivers.
I tried to uninstall the drivers in Device Manager, but nothing helped. None of the drivers loaded when you restart. I tried disabling verification of driver and reinstall the network drivers that I downloaded from Sony site without success. Then I tried to download a driver directly from Marvell Yukon site for its pilot, but which also failed.
Given that this approach did not work, I tried to get sp2 to load looking for why it was not installing. I found a patch that was supposed to help the installation in certain situations that I loaded and sp2 installation I tried again a full download on another computer, which has not the same way. I then tried to load sp1 over himself, but he refused, saying he was already loaded.
I tried to start off backups old session, but without success. I wouldn't have to reinstall the operating system everywhere, especially since I don't even know if the owner of the computer has a copy of the operating system.
It seems to be that something related to all the fuction of network that worked before you attempt the installation of sp2 and was obvious immediately after. Is there something I can do to restore the network features without a complete reinstallation of the operating system?
Free unlimited installation and compatibility support is available for Windows Vista, but only for Service Pack 2 (SP2). This support for SP2 is valid until August 30, 2010.
Microsoft free support for Vista SP2 at the link above.
See you soon.
Mick Murphy - Microsoft partner
Original title: vista sp2 problem.
I have a laptop that I haven't used in a while. I took on a trip and received the message that the updates are available. One was SP2. After the update is complete, it failed to start with a message OXC0190036.Startup Repair said that he could not solve the problem. Restoration of the system has not only restore - labeled SP1 and it allows you to finalize the restoration of files and stays there. (I waited for 3 hours without change).I have a XP install disc that I used before installing Win 7 on my desktop, but it does not give me the opportunity to do an installation.Can enter the command prompt, I'm perplexed as to what to do.I want to get this laptop that works so I can give to someone who needs a faster machine.Thank you.Harold Menzel
XP disk will not help you to fix Vista
As the system restore does not try a startup repair and / or a restoration of the system using a Microsoft Vista DVD
Manufacturers recovery disks normally do not have Service Options; they are normally a relocation to the factory only settings option.
Here is the guide to repair Options using a Vista DVD from Microsoft.
If a friend or a work acquantance of yours has one, you can borrow and use it for repairs.
Table of contents
- Overview of Windows Vista repair options
- How to perform an automatic repair of Windows Vista using Startup Repair
- Advanced Tools Overview
If you do not or can not borrow a Microsoft DVD there is a download of a file ISO of Vista Startup Repair available that you can put on a Bootable floppy to make the above startup repair and that the method is recommended by a large number of posters in these Forums.
Unfortunately, you have to buy it.
Here is a link to it:
And here are a few ways to reinstall Vista.
There is no Windows Vista downloads available from Microsoft.
You can contact your computer manufacturer and ask them to send you a set of recovery disks.
They should do this for a small fee.
And if you have never received a recovery disk when you bought your computer, there should be a recovery Partition on the hard drive to reinstall Vista on how you purchased your computer.
The recovery process can be started by pressing a particular combination of the key or keys at startup. (Power on / start)
Maybe it's F10, F11, Alt + F10, etc., depending on the manufacturer.
Ask them to the proper key sequence.
You can also borrow and use a Microsoft Vista DVD, which contains the files for the different editions of Vista (Home Basic, Home Premium, Business and Ultimate) must be installed. The product key on your computer / Laptop box determines what Edition is installed.
Other manufacturers recovery DVDs are should not be used for this purpose.
And you need to know the version of 'bit' for Vista, as 32-bit and 64-bit editions come on different DVDs
Here's how to do a clean install of Vista using a DVD of Vista from Microsoft:
"How to do a clean install and configure with a full Version of Vista '
And once the operating system is installed, go to your computer manufacturer's website and get the latest drivers for your particular model or laptop computer.
And phone Activation may be necessary when you use the above installation method.
"How to activate Vista normally and by Activation of the phone '
See you soon.
Very slow Windows 'Welcome' after the access code to fully ready. Applications freezes (message "not responding"), and then continue. Do not have this problem before you install KB 971029 (Vista SP2).
1A the free trial period of NIS already expired by the time where you installed McAfee Security Center?
2. do you (a) uninstall the NIS free trial AND THEN download/run the Norton Removal Tool (c) b until you have installed McAfee Security Center?
Assuming that your responses to #1 and #2 are the two no....
1. download the Norton Removal Tool, save it to your desktop: ftp://ftp.symantec.com/public/english_us_canada/removal_tools/Norton_Removal_Tool.exe
2. close all open applications (that is, anything with an icon on the taskbar).
3. click right on the file saved in #1 above, and then select run as administrator to run the utility. DO TAP not your keyboard until the race ends, then restart.
4. open Internet Explorer (only) to http://support.microsoft.com/kb/923737 & run the difficulty.
5. open Internet Explorer (only) to http://support.microsoft.com/kb/971058 & run that set it by DEFAULT and modes and AGGRESSIVE. 
6. restart a last time & test.
 full Disclosure: the difficulty operating in AGGRESSIVE mode will remove your update history but not the list of installed updates.
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