Windows XP Pro hangs at "Applying computer settings..."

Posted on 2005-04-22
Last Modified: 2008-03-03
Any idea why this is happening?

I booted ok in safe mode, made sure there were no viruses or foreign serices starting. No apps that could be causing this.

Any ideas to direct me how to fix this problem would be greatly appreciated.

I am running Windows XP PRO SP2.

Question by:cjinsocal581
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    Accepted Solution

    Look at the following web page:;en-us;308041

    Good luck.
    LVL 16

    Assisted Solution

    I would use msconfig to see what programs are starting up with XP, uncheck anything that looks iffy.
    Start > run > msconfig

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