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Windows 7: User accounts and services Windows 7 Pro x64

23 Feb 2013   #1
Jesse B

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User accounts and services Windows 7 Pro x64

I would like to create two user accounts in Windows 7 Pro x64, each with their own separate running services. One account with just about all services running and a second account with just the bare minimum for playing games.

I tried doing this but found out that the services settings stay the same on both accounts. If I turn a service off on account one, that same service is disabled in account two even if I completely log out of account one.

Is there any way around this or is duel booting the only solution?

Thanks for your help.


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23 Feb 2013   #2
gregrocker

 

Win7 does not need services edited as all services not needed at startup are set to Manual on fast triggers.

It should never hang or bog with a perfect install on adequate hardware. Make sure you have a perfect install as outlined in Clean Reinstall - Factory OEM Windows 7

You may be confusing Services with programs which are freeloading on your Startup. You don't need any of these except your AV to start with Windows. So establish a Clean Boot as shown in Troubleshooting Steps for Windows 7

If you have low resources then edit visual effects of sliding, fading, animation, dragging intact and selection rectangle as shown in Optimize Windows 7 - Windows 7 Forums.
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