> > Problem 1: Windows XP takes a couple of minutes to shut down and can
> > sometimes take even longer. It's a recent install of XP with SP2. Other
> > than that the only other things of note that are installed are Norton
> > Antivirus 2003 and Kazaa Lite Resurrection.
> It can take a minute or two sometimes. Did it take so long right from the
> start? If not, when did this delay begin? Some malware was possibly
The problem started about a couple of weeks ago, around 10 days after the
reinstall. I've noticed it can usually take between 5 or 10 minutes to shut
down. I've checked for malware using 2 or 3 spyware checkers plus HijackThis
and the pc is clean.