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Rdyboost.sys – Pre Service Pack 2 Revision History for Windows 7 SP1

Rdyboost.sys - Pre Service Pack 2 Revision History for Windows 7 SP1 18-Oct-2012 - 6.1.7601.22137 - Rdyboost.sys - x86/x64 - http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2775511 - An enterprise hotfix rollup is available for Windows 7 SP1 and Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 23-May-2011 - 6.1.7601.21732 - Rdyboost.sys - x86/x64 - http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2555428 - The Windows 7 startup process is slow when you … Continue Reading ››

Mpio.sys – Pre Service Pack 2 Revision History for Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1, Windows 7 SP1 and Windows Small Business Server 2011 (SBS2011)

Mpio.sys - Pre Service Pack 2 Revision History for Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1, Windows 7 SP1 and Windows Small Business Server 2011 (SBS2011) 29-Mar-2012 - 6.1.7601.21953 - Mpio.sys - x64 - http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2670762 - MPIO does not log path failure events in the event log on a Windows Server 2008 R2-based computer 12-Jan-2012 - 6.1.7601.21896 - Mpio.sys - … Continue Reading ››

Windows 7 RTM or SP1 – Slow System Startup When Your Machine Contains a Large Hard Disk Drive

You may find that when you have a large hard disk drive the number of restore points that are retained causes the Windows 7 boot plan to exceed the file size of 512 kilobytes (KB).  512 KB being the precached limit means that the boot plan is no longer cached and causes the system startup … Continue Reading ››

Windows 7/Windows Server 2008 R2/SBS 2011 RTM or SP1 – Slow System Startup and Login

You may experience very slow system start up on occasion, this is due to Windows carrying out an unnecessary validation of the WMI repository.  This validation is very time consuming and slows the overall start up and login process down. A Microsoft hotfix is now available KB 2617858 http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2617858 and should resolve the slow startup … Continue Reading ››