startup

Forum discussion tagged with startup.
  1. Penrose

    Question Turning PC off with Fast Startup enabled

    So apparently when Fast Startup is enabled, the computer is in like some semi-hybrid state when shutting down. Does this mean the computer is still doing stuff even though I clicked shut-down? I've turned the power supply switch off after shutting the pc down a couple of times, and am worried...
  2. C

    Question Constant Freezes on launch and inconsistent starts.

    Specs : CPU: Intel i5 7600k GPU: GTX EVGA 1080 FTW2 Mother Board: MSI Gaming Pro Carbon Z270 Cooler: NZXT Kraken X52 RL Power Supply: CX650 Corsair RAM: G.Skill RipJaw V 16GB DDR4 ( x2 8GB ) OS: Windows 10 (x64)...
  3. AtNvme

    Question Full rebuild, same issue

    Greetings, My friend's PC suddenly seems to have stopped working after having similar, but lesser issues for a while. It seems it always had issues booting up, leaving an infinite black screen after startup (no BIOS), but those issues would simply go away and happen rarely. This time, it seems...
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    Question PC flickering and not starting

    I was away on vacation, come home and go to turn my PC on after it was off (with the surge protector off as well) for about 12 days. It all boots up fine. Works for less than an hour, I go to to enlarge something on youtube (dunno how relevant that is) and then the whole thing crashes. I have...
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    Question My computer boots to bios before I have installed anything

    I just upgraded my computer and it is almost completely brand new and after tons of issues I swapped parts and fixed everything. However, now it is just booting to BIOS. It recognizes my USB (has windows installer on it) but never boots on it. It is top on priority and has default settings, but...
  6. R

    Question PC won't boot with Ethernet plugged in.

    As stated in the title, for months this ongoing problem has been really bugging me, if my ethernet is plugged into my motherboard, the computer won't boot, it won't even get to the bios splash. All it shows is the image below. View: https://imgur.com/UXAO2we I've read online about disabling...
  7. A

    Question Computer restarts infinitely when turning on. Yet sometimes randomly works.

    Hi, I've had this issue for years now but seems to be getting worse. Basically out of the blue one day my computer stopped turning on normally and begun this loop of booting, lasting anywhere from 2 to 20 seconds and then shutting down and repeating. The strange thing was that if i let it...
  8. Y

    Question Overclocking causing windows 10 to not load!

    Hey guys, A few hours ago, I changed my ram settings through my bios from the stock speed to XMP. When I went to save and exit, it came up with a confirmation for the changes I made and one of them was bclk frequency from 104 to 100 which I don't remember changing. I restarted my windows but...
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    Question PC not booting/passing POST startup

    Hey so, after rummaging through forum posts on this website with the same issue as me, I have had to result to posting as I am unable to boot my PC. And after forking out nearly £140 these past three days I really need a resolution. TO start, the specs: Mobo - ASUS PRIME A320M-K - new CPU - AMD...
  10. mrcstalgic

    Question PC not "Starting Up" on startup

    Startups on my PC sometimes works as planned, quickly starting up, but more often than I would like it to my PC either freezes on the ASUS Start Up Screen, the Windows Start Up Screen, or just stays on a black screen and all with the PC Fans and RGB Lights Active. I'm starting to get the...
  11. [SOLVED] Computer stuck on BIOS splash screen

    Hi there, I have a problem with my computer, this just happened today which is strange, I Start the computer, BIOS Starts up and then i get ended up being stuck at logo/splash screen, theres nothing i can do except going into the BIOS menu or just keep on restarting, Screenshot:- I...
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    Question Programs on a SSD are slow to load up on fresh startup

    I just built a new computer with a 120 GB Kingston SSD as the boot drive, I also installed some smaller programs on the Solid State Drive. Such as, "Spotify, Steam, Origin, etc." .You would assume it would load up fast, as my laptop that has a 240 GB SSD loads programs instantly on new startups...
  13. M

    Question Pc not allowing me to select boot and install windows

    So i just put my new pc together and im trying to install windows, however in the boot priority nothing shows up, not any of the 3 hard drives i have plugged in. They will all show up over in storage information but theres no way for me to select what drives to use, also when i plug in my...
  14. B

    Question BIOS startup issue B2?

    OK, have run into a strange bios issue after reinstalling windows 10. I can no longer access BIOS without cutting power and using " clear cmos" first. I was having some random blue screens after trying a mild cpu and gpu overclock and decided to remove it and clean reinstall win 10. It...
  15. M

    Question Two new games I installed freeze on startup every single time. Please help!

    I installed Apex Legends yesterday, and was having a blast playing a few games. I booted up the PC again this morning and for some reason I am unable to even make it past the EA-intro screen. The game freezes on the intro screen every time (sometimes a second before/after), with the exception...
  16. P

    Question slowish start up and laggy/choppy bios

    So i recently built a pc (will list specs) everything was fine until a couple weeks ago where i noticed a bit slower boot time probably about 18-20 secs from me pressing the power button to windows. then i went to the bios and it was running at like 2 fps and was just painful to use. i have...