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Windows 7: Scheduled Tasks in Win7

01 Sep 2010   #11

Windows XP Professional SP3/Windows 7 Ultimate x64

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Thanks archie123.
Maxxwire , that was an awesome demonstration perfectly explained! I will go ahead and do the same, thanks so much
Did you notice fewer services at startup like I did?

Yes I disabled those scheduled tasks, I also disabled many Services using this guide I used the "Tweaked" recommendation):
Windows 7 Service Configurations by Black Viper

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01 Sep 2010   #12

Windows 7 x64 Home Premium

The Black Viper Guide is great isn't it! I first started using it with my Vista computer and the practice seems to have benefited me in that my Win 7 desktop now runs with even less services than the Vista computer!

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02 Sep 2010   #13

Windows XP Professional SP3/Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Yes Maxx, I use the Black Viper in both XP and 7 and it has been of great benefit in saving system resources.
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