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How to disable fast startup on Windows 10 - WKB53796

Article number: 53796

OBJECTIVE or GOAL

Disable fast startup on Windows 10, to prevent problems with loading drivers. (Instrument and software issues have been seen when fast startup is enabled.)

ENVIRONMENT

  • Windows 10
  • Empower
  • MassLynx

PROCEDURE

  1. Browse to the Control Panel and click Power Options.
  2. Click "Choose what the power buttons do".
  3. Click "Change settings that are currently unavailable".
  4. Clear the selection for "Turn on fast startup (recommended)".
  5. Click Save changes.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Windows 10 LTSB build 1607 is the currently supported version/build.

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