During boot-up, Contribute seemingly freezes during the template synch'ing phase. Sometimes it finishes in 15 minutes, sometimes does not finish, even after 8 hours. This is a new situation that began within the past couple of weeks. Manually copying templates and support files from the server to Contribute's 'sandbox' on my C drive functions as expected - very fast. This 'slowness' is also affecting Editing and Publishing. Adobe tech support is not able to help. Following is our configuration:
I am having a similar problem. When trying to connect to our sites in contribute it freezes while updating Templates. The download seams to complete but the sychonize freeses at about 25%.