OS Selector very slow to start

Discussion in 'Acronis Disk Director Suite' started by gabell, Sep 17, 2006.

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  1. gabell

    gabell Registered Member

    Sep 17, 2006
    OS selector is painfully slow to start and respond to any keyboard/mouse activity.
    I can double click a selected OS and it can take 10 secs or more to do anything. I have noticed that hard disk light and floppy drive light are constantly on while I am waiting for Acronis to eventually start and show me the boot options. I am surprised however, that when I set an OS with a password, the password box comes up instantly and responds quickly to the keyboard, i.e. no delay.
    I have tried just about every resolution ofr the acronis boot menu but makes no difference. Can anyone advise.

    My setup is :-
    DD suite 10 with latest 2117 build
    ps2 mouse and ps2 keyboard (Microsoft wireleless)
    Gigabyte 965P-DS3 with Duo 6300
    2 Gig Ram
    2 x Sata Drives
    1 DVD-RW and 1 DVD Rom on the single ide .

  2. Batfink

    Batfink Registered Member

    Jun 26, 2004
    Iget a delay of upto 20 seconds before the menu appears, just a box in middle of screen saying processing.... its really annoying, especially wnen it never happened with DDS 9!!!
  3. hhteam

    hhteam Registered Member

    Sep 22, 2006
    If you don't need to boot from cd :
    In Options >> Startup Options >> check "Do not load CD-ROM Drivers"

    Acronis OS Selector will boot very fast :cool: .

    Hope this will solve your problem .
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