Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: How to stop a service from running on boot up

24 Oct 2014   #11
gregrocker

 

There is also a Services tab on msconfig. After Hiding all MS Services, nothing other than your AV needs to be running. Same for Startup tab.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
24 Oct 2014   #12
lehnerus2000

W7 Ultimate SP1, LM18 MATE, W10IP VM, W10 Home, #All 64 bit
 
 

VMware Workstation 7 wants to run a bunch of services constantly.

I changed them all to "Manual" and wrote a batch file, which starts the services and then starts VMW7.
When I close VMW7, the batch file shuts the services down again.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 Oct 2014   #13
Docfxit

Win 7 Ultimate x32, x64, Win 7 Pro x32, x64 Win 7 Home x64, XP Pro sp3
 
 

I'm not running VMWare.

I'm running VirtualBox
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

25 Oct 2014   #14
lehnerus2000

W7 Ultimate SP1, LM18 MATE, W10IP VM, W10 Home, #All 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Docfxit View Post
I'm not running VMWare.

I'm running VirtualBox
I realise that.
It was an anecdote about my PC.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 Oct 2014   #15
Ztruker

Windows 10 Pro X64
 
 

What is the point of installing VBoxVmService? What does it gain you over running VirtualBox as normally instaalled?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 How to stop a service from running on boot up




Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Does disabling a service stop a scheduled task from running?
this is probably a dumb question, but if a service is disabled (HKLM\System\CurrentControlSet\Services), will that stop the scheduled task from running also? what if set to 'manual'?
Performance & Maintenance
SkyDrive wont stop running at boot
I have Sky-Drive installed but choose not too have it running at boot....yet it still does? it doesn't start immediately, its like its delayed but it does not have a service in services.msc that can be run as delayed its not in Task Manager or MSCONFIG - cant see anything but context menu DLL's...
Software
Windows Defender Service running when it is not running!
I found that the Windows Defender Service was running, even though I have other AV/Malware software that I thought turned it off. Checking in security is show both softwares with Defender shown as OFF! Is it safe to stop and disable that service? Glenn
System Security
!SASCore service running all the time, not running Superantispyware?
Found the the above service was running all the time and I only occasionally use SuperSpyware AntiSpyware as a standalone scan. This is solely as backup check to my Antimalwarebytes Pro. May I stop and disable it, and how would I remove it entirely? Thanks Glenn
General Discussion
Batch file to start a service if the service is not running
Here what I want : if servicename is running, do nothing. if servicename is not running, then start servicename, then record the date and time. based on my search online, here is what I have so far: net start | find "servicename" > nul 2>&1
General Discussion
How to stop Office SP service from running permanently?
I inquired about this on Technet forums, I got a great functioning and undocumented answer. The Office Software Protection Platform service starts every time you start an Office aplication. It usually doesn't exit after you exit an Office app. If you are a process count control freak, you...
Microsoft Office


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:46.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App