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Windows 10 update re-enables Fast startup  

Fast startup is disabled on our devices as standard. However you may find that after the latest Windows update it is re-enabled. It is advised that Fast startup is disabled on Grid Pads, and turned off as standard in set up.

To disable Fast startup, follow the steps listed below:

1. Right click (when using a touchscreen, tap and hold for approx. 2s) the battery icon in the task bar.

2. Choose ​Power Options​.

3. From the right-hand side choose ​Choose what the power buttons do​.

4. Choose the blue link that says ​Change settings that are currently unavailable​. This may also have a small shield icon alongside.

5. You can then turn off the option for ​Turn on fast start-up (recommended)​ and choose ​Save changes​.

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