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Turn off faster boot and resume time feature.

This tweak makes the system not use the non-volatile (NV) cache to optimize boot and resume.

Tweak for : Windows Vista
Microsoft has designed a hybrid drive that is currently supported only in Vista. This drive uses a non-volatile (NV) cache to achieve faster boot and resume. Portion of the required data is stored in the NV cache during shutdown and hibernate respectively.

However, if you turn the feature off you may notice a slight increase in the time taken for shutdown and hibernate.

For this, go to Start > Run menu, enter “regedit” and navigate to the registry path listed below. If the subkey “\NvCache” does not exist, create it as explained below. Then, create a DWORD value “OptimizeBootAndResume” in the right panel, and change its data value to “0”.

However, to turn on NV cache feature, delete the subkey “NvCache”.

The changes take effect after a restart or logoff.

Turn off faster boot and resume time feature.reg

The '.reg' file will turn off faster boot and resume time feature.

Turn on faster boot and resume time feature.reg

The '.reg' file will turn on faster boot and resume time feature.

Apply registry settings according below given steps of screenshots with related changes.

First, click the 'Start' button, and select 'Run'. In the resulting dialog box, type 'regedit'.

Second, go to [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\] and create a new key as 'NvCache' under the key 'Windows'.

Next, create a DWORD value as 'OptimizeBootAndResume' under the key 'NvCache'.

Now, right click on the DWORD value 'OptimizeBootAndResume' and select 'Modify'.

Finally set the value data as '0' to turn off faster boot and resume time feature and click 'OK'.

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