Welcome to our series of Microsoft Windows 10 tutorials that help you understand the features of the upcoming Windows 10.
This tutorial will show you how to enable or disable the Fast Startup feature in Windows 10.
Fast startup is a Windows 10 feature which combines the features of shutdown and hibernation to make your computer to start faster after a shutdown than normal startup process.
This is achieved by saving a part of system related files and drivers to a hibernation file (hiberfil.sys) upon shutdown. When you start your computer again, Windows will resume from hibernate and resume your session.
Following are some points which need to be considered:
How to enable or disable Fast startup in Windows 10:
Note: If hibernate feature is not turned on, Turn on fast startup setting will not be listed here. You will need to close the System Settings window, enable hibernate, and start over again.
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