Re: shut down slowwwwwwwwwwwwwwww

Ramesh, MS-MVP
07-10-2005, 03:02 AM
This is usually caused by NAV/NIS. Visit

Isolate the problem by clean-booting the system.

How to perform a clean boot in Windows XP:

How to perform advanced clean-boot troubleshooting in Windows XP:

Ramesh, Microsoft MVP
Windows XP Shell/User

"The Aussie Girl" <> wrote in message
> Hi Everyone :)
> to cut a VERY long story short, after major problems with my computer i
> had
> to restore it back to factory settings. Everything went ok and i now have
> SP2
> on my computer.
> my problem is when i shut down the "shutdown screen" takes about 5 minutes
> to appear on my screen (after clicking on start and shutdown) and it use
> to
> take about 15 secs. Also once the shutdown screen appears and click on
> shutdown the computer then takes anywhere from 10 minutes to 30 minutes to
> shut down. Not good.
> if anyone at all knows how i could fix this.
> Im not sure if it has to do with sp2 or my new norton 2005 internet
> security
> or a problem with xp home itself but its driving me insane.
> Help would be more than appreciated.
> thank you heaps in advance :)

Re: shut down slowwwwwwwwwwwwwwww