everthing is fine but

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by dmtuc10, May 4, 2002.

  1. dmtuc10

    dmtuc10 Guest

    I have tweaked my computer to my satisfaction and it's running great but the only thing that stands out is a very sloooooow shutdown,does anyone have a good tweak for afast shutdown.

    thanks in advance:)

    xp pro pent.3 390 memory sis 630 board
  2. xsivforce

    xsivforce Prodigal Son Folding Team

    Texas, USA
    From TweakXP.com

    To speed up shutdown.

    Start Regedit.
    Navigate to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE/SYSTEM/CurrentControlSet/Control.
    Click on the "Control" Folder.
    Select "WaitToKillServiceTimeout"
    Right click on it and select Modify.
    Set it a value lower than 2000 (Mine is set to 200).
  3. dmtuc10

    dmtuc10 Guest

    thanks for the reply but i tried that previously and didn't notice any change in speed.:)