Temporary hang on startup
Under XP-SP2 Home, the boot process appears to hang for a while (2 to 3 minutes) and then completes successfully. The notebook then works fine. This situation appeared all of a sudden. Checked for viruses and spyware. Did a repair install, all to no avail.
The Autoruns application doesn’t help because it just indicates what’s running but it doesn’t give any startup order nor identify loading times.
Is there a utility which could pinpoint the item which is holding up the boot process?