Trend Micro takes a long time to start

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Ever since Oct 2016 I have had problems with Trend Micro Maximum Security (Windows 10). Initially it was being disabled. I have been in touch with your help desk (Ref 1-1-1077744251 and 1-1-1081608961). The disable problem seems to have been resolved. Now it takes about 5 minutes to get going when I start my laptop. The help desk staff do their best but have not been able to help. Please advise a solution to this serious problem.
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Tom Emmelot, Champion

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Hi Tom,

Did you try the 3 different startup options of TM?
See Settings/other Settings, mine is on the first option but try all of them to see the difference.
Like to here from you.

Kind regards,
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Along with the advice above, you may want to look at ALL of the programs starting up when you turn on your laptop. I had a problem which involved around 12 programs initiating on start-up. I cut that down to my monitor and Trend micro. Those were the only two I could see necessary to have running immediately. Start up is quicker now. Let us know if either of these solution help, and good luck.
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Hi Tom and woodartisan55, thanks for the helpful reply!

Hi tomheasley, both above replies are great solutions for the startup time issue. You can check the detailed steps of Tom's suggestion in this page: Using the System Startup feature of Trend Micro Security 

You can also use PC Health Checkup feature to help your computer start faster:
Reducing your computer's startup time using Trend Micro Security software

Please kindly let us know if this solution solves your problem. I hope the above solutions help. 

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