Microsoft Warns of Slow Startup Bug in Several Windows Versions
Microsoft has recently acknowledged a new bug hitting Windows devices, but the good news for consumers this time is that they’re not affected.
“After you configure a Windows-based computer to use large amounts of memory, including persistent memory, the computer takes longer than expected to start up. Additionally, increased CPU usage occurs for a short time after startup. Increased CPU usage occurs when an application frees and reallocates large ranges of memory in rapid succession,” Microsoft says.
The company adds that it’s all a known issue and that a fu… (read more)