848P-A version 1.00 - slow boot up

Discussion in 'ECS' started by newbie, Feb 13, 2006.

  1. newbie

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    Have an ECS 848P-A with P4 1.6Ghz CPU and a GB of RAM. The unit seems to
    work OK except very slow boot up time. It takes 1 minute 10 sec to go
    from power up to "detecting IDE drive". The time between drive detection
    and starting WinXP is reasonable (maybe 1~3 secs). However, WinXP took
    another 3~4 minutes before the PC is ready to be used. What does the
    BIOS do during the 1 min 10 sec?
     
    newbie, Feb 13, 2006
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