Macbook Air macOS Sierra slow reboot

Discussion in 'macOS' started by gotoart, Feb 1, 2017.

  1. gotoart macrumors newbie


    Feb 1, 2017
    Santa Monica
    Hello, my MacBook Air (Early 2015) with Sierra (10.12.2) is rebooting and shutdown very slow (more than 10 minutes). How i can figure out and fix this issue?

    upd. Same problem on my iMac (late 2013) with Sierra (10.12.2)
  2. FreakinEurekan macrumors 68040


    Sep 8, 2011
    Eureka Springs, Arkansas
    Sounds like you have some app loading on both that's not playing nice with shutdown. To confirm that boot up in Safe Mode (hold Shift key during startup) and see if restart from there is normal. If so, it's definitely an app or process causing issues.

    I'd start with a scan from and if that doesn't resolve it, go through your Login Items (in System Preferences > Users & Groups); remove everything there & test - if solved add back until you find the culprit. I

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