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Tutorial How to speed up windows 7 boot?

Discussion in 'Windows Themes' started by ExZeus, Apr 11, 2013.

  1. As you might know, Windows 7 has got major improvements in boot and response time compared to the predecessor Vista. You can also Please or Register to view links the boot drag race video of Windows7 and Vista showed by Microsoft at Hardware Engineering Conference recently.
    Windows 7 takes just 15-17 seconds to boot up on my (C2D 2.2 GHz, 1 GB RAM) system while Vista not less than 20. Still, you can increase the boot time performance of Windows 7 & Vista using this simple trick. Although you can tweak other settings such as services and startup items, we are focusing on a single tip in this post. Of course, you can read out our “ Please or Register to view links” boot guide for more reference.
    This tip applies to the users who are running multicore processor with Windows 7 or Vista as the operating system. So, follow the below procedure to make it happen.
    1. Type “msconfig” (without quotes) in Vista or Windows 7 start menu search box and hit enter.
    2. Click Continue if you get a UAC prompt.By default, you won’t get a UAC prompt in Windows 7.
    3. Navigate to “Boot” tab and click on “Advanced options” button.
    4. Check the box named “Number of processors” and also select the number of processors from the drop down box.
    5. Click “Ok” and restart to see the time difference.
    6. You are done.
    Note: Microsoft also mentioned the importance of this tweak in their KB959233 article recently. So, go ahead and tweak it right now!
  2. Thanks for sharing :)
  3. Thanks for sharing
  4. thanks for sharing
  5. garcmar4

    garcmar4 Enthusiast Established

  6. Thanks for sharing this tip!
  7. kilatjr69

    kilatjr69 Enthusiast Established

  8. any windows 10 how to speed up boot?
  9. matagal ko na tong ginagawa kaso di ko maramdaman differences :D
  10. thanks boss, hinde pde sa akin 1 lang nakalagay.
  11. Xploit_Blast

    Xploit_Blast Addict Established

  12. henjie

    henjie Forum Expert Established

    Sana may win10 na... Tia
  13. thanks for sharing
  14. Thanks po sa Share sir.
  15. jaishl

    jaishl Honorary Poster Established

  16. bonjunbong

    bonjunbong Enthusiast Established

    my side.effect po ba yan ts??
  17. jasdah

    jasdah Enthusiast Established

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