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Windows 7: startup program problem

05 Dec 2010   #1
mi3lu

Windows 7 x86 Ultimate
 
 
startup program problem

hi. i have a problem with my startup programs. i've just installed the same version of windows that i had till now. the problem is that it won't run one of my shotcuts in the startup folder. it's the connection to the internet. it used to work, i just drag and dropped it in the startup folder in startup menu. does anyone have any ideas? i use tuneup utilities as well, i thought that's the problem, but it doesn't even appears in the startup program list. please help


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05 Dec 2010   #2
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

If it is in the startup folder, it should run. Maybe the shortcut is no good and lost the path. Suggest you make a new shortcut, then type shell:startup into the Start/search box and hit enter. Then drag the new shortcut into the startup folder that appears. Delete the old one if it still there.
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05 Dec 2010   #3
mi3lu

Windows 7 x86 Ultimate
 
 

hey, tnx a lot. it worked. i did the shortcut againd, allthough the path was correct, opened up the folder with that command and put it again there. thanx again
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05 Dec 2010   #4
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

Any time. I am glad it worked.
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