startup

Forum discussion tagged with startup.
  1. M

    [SOLVED] VGA Debug Light On Startup Goes Away After Auto Restart

    Hey, I just put together a new build 5600X, B450 Tomahawk Max 2, GT1030, Kingston 16Gb RAM. When I turn on the PC the VGA debug lights up, screen is black, I think the system restarts automaticly, after that VGA debug light goes away and everything works fine. I can play games and watch...
  2. willyburns

    Question Asus Thor 850W PSU will not work with Asus Aura in Startup without me manually opening the program ?

    Hi, I have enabled Asus Aura to boot at startup, and turned off both RGB options in the BIOS which works fine at stopping the lights from turning on, but for some reason the ROG Thor 850W PSU light will always boot up on and default to red until I manually open Aura and then close it again...
  3. QsEfThUkO;08

    [SOLVED] Computer will not POST

    Yesterday I got a 5770 for my Mac Pro. I flashed it using my main build and put it in my the Mac Pro I purchased it for, and it worked. Today I reassembled my main build with its usual parts. I turned it on, and nothing happened. No POST, no beeps, blank screen. The fans are on, but nothing ese...
  4. D

    Question "Reboot and select proper boot device" after installing a new SSD ?

    Hello i have recently installed a new Samsung ssd in my pc and upon booting it back up i am greeted with a "Reboot and select proper boot device" error. i have a 250gb samsung 970 evo which was the boot drive with windows on it. Another 1tb 970 evo and the newest ssd is a 2tb qvo. I had a 2tb...
  5. F

    Question Strange PC startup

    So when I start my pc the fans and all the usb devices turn on after a few seconds they turn off again then another few secondes they turn on again and I get the mobo logo in my screen. It feels like it's taking longer and longer sometimes. I have no idea what's going on or what it is. Mobo...
  6. [SOLVED] Bluescreen at startup after virtualization ?

    Hello, (sorry for my english, this is a 95% google trad😩) I work in a small company and we have a server that is essential for our activity. This was set up about ten years ago by an enthusiast who is no longer present today. It is essential for our daily activity but its equipment is...
  7. S

    Question Gyazo - How do you stop it from popping up when it finishes auto-updating?

    I really only use this application for gifs I want to make on rare occasions and therefore disabled it up on start-up, but I noticed it popped out of nowhere when it finished updating despite that. Does anyone know how to stop gyazo from ever running unless you open the application? Will it...
  8. T

    [SOLVED] Startup warning: "Memory modules were found on non-optimized memory slot"

    Hi everyone, From what I understand, this is just advising me to change which slots I have my RAM plugged into. My question is, why is it telling me this now when it never used to? Thanks
  9. Corpcomp

    Question New build keeps resetting itself while trying to set it up ?

    So I recently built a computer that keeps on resetting itself while trying to set up. It will get about maybe 5 to 10 seconds in before shutting off the screen and resetting the motherboard, It doesn't shut off any fans or actually close the whole computer. I know the CPU, ram, HDD and PSU are...
  10. UniSense

    [SOLVED] Red light on startup but goes away

    I recently upgraded to a asrock b550 pro4 to accommodate a ryzen 5 5600x. Whenever I boot my pc up, all the red lights flash and the fans go to full speed and then low speed and then it does that same sequence again. However they go away and then it starts as if everything’s fine and I can play...
  11. n0Kyu

    Question Sudden Slow Boot Time with SSD ?

    Hey everyone, hope you all are having a great day. (PC Specs will be at the bottom) So basically, my PC is relatively new (1+ year), never had any issues, and had a fast boot time of around 10-15 seconds. Suddenly today, the boot time has become so slow (~2 minutes) where the screen is just...
  12. Aduar97

    Question Second monitor problem at startup

    I have an MSI GS66 connected to a Dell P2210 1680x1050@60hz (HDMI to DVI) and Acer ET322QK 4K@30hz (Type-C to HDMI). Laptop screen is defective so it is disconnected. Whenever I shutdown the laptop and turn it back on, the Acer says no signal. But when I close the laptop and then open and turn...
  13. A

    [SOLVED] RAM usage high even after startup please help

    I have an old pc, its windows 10 operating system, 8GB of ram(now at 7.8GB), 2 days ago the RAM usage that my pc took after startup, started to rise, first it was normally 60%, then it turned to 70%, then 80%, and today it was 90%. CPU is stuff are completely normal. after trying to lower RAM by...
  14. atjeng666

    [SOLVED] NVMe become slower after startup

    Hello everyone, I have Kingston 512GB (i dunno what type) and WD Black SN750 1TB on my laptop. My laptop is acer nitro 5 ryzen 7, it have 2 m.2 nvme slot and 1 sata hdd If I check on crytaldiskmark in the beginning of my startup the speed is normal. Kingston (2800/1500) & WD (3400/3000) but...
  15. A

    Question HDD Started making noise on startup?

    4 days ago my hdd started making noises on startup, which I can describe as scanning / printer noises or something like that. Maybe grinding noises? But they are not that loud or bad. When it makes those noises it does not boot further until it stops, only then does it show my bios and loads the...
  16. muckbunny

    Question PC keeps freezing after restart

    Okay so recently I had an issue where my pc would boot up and only my monitor worked, keyboard and mouse won’t. So I went to fix the issue by rubbing an eraser on my rams. My pc worked fine for about a week. Today when I boot up my pc everything boots as usual, I logged in as usual and after a...
  17. D

    [SOLVED] how to stop microsoft edge from auto starting at bootup

    this just started. i am guessing with one of windows 10 updates. my version is 21H1 (build 19043, 1466) when i boot up my laptop.. microsoft edge starts up automatically and the browser opens. up. it is not listed in startup programs. in settings under accounts.. and sign in options.. i have...
  18. super_computer

    [SOLVED] Can't access BIOS and Windows not starting ?

    Dear Sir, Please help me! I can't enter BIOS even after pressing DEL/F2/F8/F12/END KEY, it only shows 'Prepare to Enter'. After that an undersore symbol keeps blinking at top-left of screen. I can't start Windows either. I did every possible trick but nothing works: RAM Changed, Processor...
  19. Q

    [SOLVED] RAM Upgrade Causes Blue/Green lines and Freeze on Startup

    Hey y'all, I've had an HP Pavilion Gaming Laptop for almost exactly a year now. It came with 8gb RAM, 2 x 4 strips. I am trying to upgrade it to 16gb, 2 x 8 strips. The strips match the previous ones (DDR4, PC4) and I bought two identical strips from a Best Buy that a specialist...
  20. I

    [SOLVED] My PC keeps crashing to blue screen of death, and windows media tool doesnt work

    Hi all, recently my PC has been behaving quite oddly. At first, it started with my PC simply just crashing explorer.exe a lot, I'd have to restart my computer because the explorer kept hanging. Recently though it's been behaving more oddly, it requires a disk checkup on boot and then, blue...
  21. E

    Question Pc not loading correctly (turns on but no display or USB ports)

    Hi I’ve had this issue on and off it’s seemingly random. I load my pc and the fans turn on and I hear the pc start up, but after about 4 seconds i hear a powering down noise and then the monitors and all USB ports don’t work or show anything. The pc remains on and makes no funny noises Any idea...
  22. S

    Question Is the Intel graphics command center necessary for startup?

    https://prnt.sc/1tql96t 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.
  23. anuragmaurya15

    [SOLVED] "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...
  24. 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...
  25. 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...
  26. 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...
  27. TheKerangMan

    [SOLVED] 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...
  28. 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...
  29. 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...
  30. 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...
  31. 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...
  32. 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...
  33. B

    [SOLVED] 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...
  34. J

    [SOLVED] 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...
  35. 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...
  36. 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...
  37. 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...
  38. 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...
  39. 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?