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Old 06-29-06, 07:08 AM   #14
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Default Re: Windows XP slow boot

Originally Posted by EciDemon
You could also disable any unused IDE channel from windows hardware manager, that way windows does not scan them during bootup. Should shave a few seconds.
Do you mean disable them in the BIOS or actually in Windows Device Manager?

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