Forum discussion tagged with startup.
  1. S

    Question Is the Intel graphics command center necessary for startup? I never use the application and I don't believe it does anything for my system so I'm wondering if I even need it on startup or if I can uninstall it.
  2. J

    Question Why is my second screen starting up like this when it never used to ?

    So i decided to put take out my XFX Amd rx560 and put it into my new pc and for some reason it starts up like that but sometimes the box is yellow red or blue (in the video below). Sometimes after the box screen, the screen will just turn pink then show the ASUS logo. When it does boot up the...
  3. anuragmaurya15

    Question "System Thread Exception Not Handled" BSOD --- please help

    So its a long story. I tried to start up my system and It gave me an BSOD saying Critical Process Died. I tried applying some fixes but failed. I decided to reinstall windows 10 using a bootablr usb. I selected my Pendrive as the boot device, i saw win 10 logo and Bamm! I have a new Stop Code...
  4. C

    Question 4 short beeps when starting pc, with Zotac 3070 Twin Edge OC

    Hello, I recently purchased a new graphics card, Zotac 3070 Twin Edge OC, I have a pretty old pc but I've been using it with another Zotac GTX 1070 with no issue, the problem is that I connect this new card and I get 4 short beeps when starting, then it starts and works correctly apparently...
  5. N

    [SOLVED] Randomly Appearing Startup file TVMON?

    hi my guys, anyone know what this TVMON file is? I read up that's a part of Canons files but I have never installed Canon or any photo based/printer based software prior - on top of that it seemingly appears and disappears in my task manager start up tab and cannot find it anywhere on my PC or...
  6. Haika

    Question Laptop startup requires multiple attempts ?

    Hello! My laptop was doing fine until about two days ago when I tried to turn it on. When I press the power button the laptop starts to boot up for a couple of seconds, the screen turns on, the fan starts, and then it suddenly turns off. I need to attempt to power it on around 4 times before it...
  7. TheKerangMan

    Question PC Startup in Custom Fan Mode

    My RTX 2060 is kinda factory hot.average 80C when gaming(full load) and fan just ran at 50's %! So i undervolt it and set up fan to run at 70% and saved it to a profile using MSI Afterburner.. Everything runs accordingly..back to default if i shut down and restart the PC.. Until yesterday i...
  8. S

    Question MSASCuiL popped up in startup, should I leave it alone?

    I had a clean installation of windows a few days ago, I decided to just use windows defender + malware bytes for scanning so I don't crap it up with any software. When I checked task manager, I see MSASCuiL pop up. I believe this is just what happens when you use windows defender as your...
  9. L

    Question Windows Service not starting ?

    Hi guys, first post on this forum. I hope you can help me. Sometimes on startup the network icon keeps loading forever, and I can't do anything that requires admin privileges (such as setting the date, installing,etc.) My guess (although I don't know much) is that there's a service not...
  10. A

    Question Can't get passed my start screen before going into the bios

    Old CPU: Ryzen 5 2600 New CPU: Ryzen 5 5600x Motherboard: Gigabyte b450m s2h I recently bought a ryzen 5600x and i wanted to replace it with my old ryzen 5 2600. I then upgraded my bios to a F30 and then directly to the F61a bios update optimized for the new CPU. Then i couldn't get passed the...
  11. Chill__Cosby

    Question Fan doesnt spin on startup

    So I'm having this weird issue. For some reason, my pc fan stops spinning (which isn't the issue since my other one does that too), but then is unable to start spinning again. This only happens when I boot up my pc after I shut it down through windows, and not after restarting or waking the pc...
  12. Dr. Seno

    [SOLVED] Dell Computer Unable to Boot

    The Computer black screened after a session of playing games, it was cleaned before its turned back on according to my brother the Bios Splash screen was normal when he turned it on in the morning I tried to turn the computer on after the cleaning, during cleaning i removed the Processor from...
  13. B

    Question Windows startup problems after login ?

    I'm brand new so I apologize if this isn't the right place for this. Ever since I installed my second monitor I've been having an issue starting Windows. The PC boots normally until after I login to my Windows, when I login and get to my desktop all my icons load up fine, but my task bar won't...
  14. J

    Question Suspicious install.exe file in startup folder (AppData/Roaming/Microsoft/Windows/StartMenu/Programs/Startup)

    Anyone familiar with a file in the Windows 10 startup folder called "install.exe" whose thumbnail is a green biohazard symbol? Norton recognizes it as a startup program and says it's safe however, only roughly 100 users have it yet it's over 10 years old. Not sure what it's for and I'm unable...
  15. A

    [SOLVED] Weird PC Start-Up Phenomenon

    Last night I was playing League of Legends and in the middle of the game the shutdown loading screen appeared. I tried to reboot but the computer would only start for 3 seconds then immediately turned off. No sounds or beeps just brief lights and fan spins. I thought it was the power supply so I...
  16. xpLoaDeD

    [SOLVED] Weird secondary SSD drive 100% usage on startup

    Hi! Recently ive updated my home system with new cpu, motherboard and RAM Ryzen 5 5600x Gigabyte x570 gaming X Crucial ballistix 3200 16gb ddr4 ram I didnt make a clean windows 10 install because i didnt want to and i thought it will be fine anyways. Now, im having this weird 100 % disk usage...
  17. T

    [SOLVED] PC outputted to two monitors - one displayport to my 27" 1440p 144hz & one hdmi to my 22" 1080p led. BIOS doesnt show up on 27" main screen

    My main pc screen is the 27" displayport monitor and whenever i launch my pc, the HDMI monitor is getting the bios startup menu. However, i have configured the pc to not project to the 22" when not in use to save power (win key + p). So whenever i turn the pc on, my 27" will take a while to load...
  18. MagicalOne

    Question System won't boot to windows 10

    After taking apart my system and putting it back together my system will not longer boot to windows 10. Steps I did to troubleshoot so far. Check to make sure the boot order is correct. All drive are shown in bios Holding crtl alt delete Swapping and switching data cables Not really sure...
  19. M

    Question macbook startup concern

    recently i turned on my macbook pro and it stayed on the white screen with the apple logo for a lot longer than it normally would. i held down the power button to turn the computer back on, when i turned the computer back on everything was fine. Does anyone know why this could have happen?
  20. Gberry

    Question gpu only works on restart or if system hasn't been powered off for long.

    I recently installed a Radeon RX 5600xt and have been having issues with it ever since. Any time I power on my pc after it has been off for a while it will turn on and show the bios screen and start loading windows but then shows a black screen and then no signal, but when I restart my pc...
  21. spsay1

    [SOLVED] M.2 SSD not recognized in Boot bios- Asus z490-A Gaming Strix

    I have a Sabrent Rocket Q 1TB NVMe PCIe M.2 2280 installed in the M.2_1 slot of an ASUS Z490-A Strix Gaming motherboard. When I first installed it, my computer wouldn't POST as the motherboard couldn't detect the M.2 SSD as bootable. I was able to solve this by putting a regular SATA SSD and...
  22. its_Hati

    [SOLVED] Can't remove unidentified application from my startup in task manager

    Hey! As the title says I, for some reason, just can't seem to remove this program of my task manager. I doesn't show in regedit either... I'll insert a picture underneath. View: Does anybody know what I could do? Thanks in advance :wahoo:
  23. V

    [SOLVED] BSOD on Startup

    Hi, recently I build a new system with the following specs below R5-3600 Aorus B550M Pro G.Skillz 3600Mhz 16GB Sniperz Kit GTX 750ti (Old) Every thing is in stock configuration, just enabled XMP for RAM. I get this random BSODs like whenever I boot up like in a day or two. But after that, while...
  24. 1timeuse

    [SOLVED] My PC refuses to boot out of the BIOS and into Windows :(

    Hello, about 2 weeks ago I noticed my SSD was running out of storage so I decide to move things over to my hard drive. So, I wiped my hard drive clean, but kept putting off moving anything over to my hard drive. A couple of days after I wiped it, I shut down my pc, and when I went to turn it...
  25. S

    Question ~2012 MacBook white screen on boot

    So I have this problem where a MacBook doesn’t boot. It is stuck on a completely white screen. No logo or anything. It plays the startup sound, the old classic one that’s been on macs for ages, but it never goes further than that. I’ve tried everything I can find, but nothing has worked...
  26. Steenbok

    [SOLVED] [SOLVED] Pc boots all fans are working, no bios, nothing on screen

    Since today all of a sudden my PC won't boot anymore. The lights on the mobo works, the fans, my harddrive, the fan of the PSU, the fans of my GPU. So everything that has to work still works. But my pc does not want to go in bios or even start up windows. I've tried everything like, starting up...
  27. A

    [SOLVED] Fans have terrible sound only during starting up

    Good evening, For a while I have had an issue where one (or multiple, do not really know which ones) make an awful sound when starting up when they did not used to before. This only occurs during the startup and after about 5 minutes, the sound goes away. The sound does not return during stress...
  28. O

    Question Blue screen while starting windows 7

    this is error code: 0x0000007E (0xFFFFFFFFC0000006, 0XFFFFF80002F45993, 0xFFFFF88002E66698, 0xFFFFF88002E65F00) Please help. I tried automatic startup repair, but it failed, I cant restore windows because I dont have any restore points. I have win 7 CD. I dont know what happened. Please help
  29. T

    [SOLVED] Windows 10 boot blinking cursor

    So I was wondering if the slightly more advanced users on this platform could help me with an issue that I am experiencing. I recently built my own desktop containing 2 drives. a 250 GB WD M.2 SSD and a 1TB Crucial MX500 SSD as game library. (If any other components are relevant for this issue...
  30. M

    [SOLVED] Made a new computer and it doesn't start up properly.

    When i start up my pc it just stops on the MSI logo and nothing happens but oddly enough if i hit the reset button it starts up just fine, and then it works 100% fine until i turn it off and start it up, and then the same issue happens. it worries me slightly and im not sure if there is anything...
  31. J

    [SOLVED] Dell Precision m6800 startup issue

    Hi, I have a dell precision machine. Today it suddenly got shutdown as if it was unplugged from all the juice (battery+ac adapter) I tried to restart it quite few times but i won't start. I removed the battery and tried to use only AC Adapter. When i plug ac adapter it's led and power button...
  32. H

    [SOLVED] Multiple sudden varying issues with windows 10

    So last week or so I was using my computer just fine when I decided to close a lot of programs at once and my computer became very slow all of a sudden, maybe like 1 frame every 3 seconds. Then after about a minute I got a blue screen. When I tried to turn my pc back on, it was very slow to...
  33. N

    [SOLVED] Windows 10 stuck booting after windows logo

    Hi everyone! I’m struggling with a huge issue: I have Windows 10 installed on a 500GB SSD, and apparently I screwed something up while messing with partitions and switching hard drives around (among other things) while building a second rig from spare parts. The actual issue I’m facing is that...
  34. __Dodger__

    [SOLVED] How to improve startup speed on SSD

    I have a decent PC with i9 9900k, 32GB RAM, RTX2080ti and an nvme SSD main drive yet over time while the boot time is the same once I log in it takes a while for windows to startup and launch all my startup programs. Its like its launching one and not doing anymore until the last is done. Is...
  35. 9

    [SOLVED] Windows will only boot from Windows Boot Manager?

    So I was just hanging out playing minecraft on my PC today when all of the sudden a huge thunderstorm came rolling by. The Power flickered for a second and it causes my PC to reset twice. My PC is plugged up to a Serge protector. Thought Okay no big deal the power just went out. But now when I...
  36. T

    [SOLVED] Seeing "Scanning and repairing drive" for half a second on startup

    Since yesterday I've been seeing the scanning and repairing message on startup. I always shutdown from start menu, so I'm not dumping the ram. It's been occurring every time I shutdown and startup, should I be concerned?
  37. M

    [SOLVED] EZ LED Bug Lights

    So, hardware I am running. CPU - AMD 3600x Stock GPU - Nvidia 1070 RAM - DDR4 Corsair 2x8GB at 3200mhz Motherboard - MPG x570 Gaming Edge Wifi Problem - I've never noticed this before when I started up my computer, I've noticed now that every single one of my Ez LED Bug lights to flash once and...
  38. S

    [SOLVED] Gamepad not letting PC start up

    I've owned a Logitech rumblepad F510 for years, thought it hasn't seen much use. I've decided to start using it again and have been doing so for at least a month just fine. Yesterday when i went to turn on my pc, I found that it would not start up and got stuck on the motherboard screen. I...
  39. R


    Recently I haven’t been able to get onto my PC at all. I first started getting this error message on startup: DRIVER_IQRL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL But now I am getting this error message: CRITICAL_PROCESS_DIED I cannot boot in safe mode either as I get the same error message. I have tried a system...