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Windows 7: skype loading

08 Oct 2012   #1
megroy

windows7
 
 
skype loading

Hi, When i start up my computer i have to wait for skype to load which seems to take ages. How can i stop skype loading at start up. Thanks Megroy


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08 Oct 2012   #2
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Megroy,

You could use either Method in the tutorial below to disable or remove the startup entry for Skype to stop it from running at startup.

Startup Programs - Change

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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08 Oct 2012   #3
Roderunner

Win7 H.Prem. 32bit+SP1
 
 

Hi Megroy,
Here's how I do it.

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08 Oct 2012   #4
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Ah, figured there had to be an option in Skype for that, but I don't use Skype.
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09 Oct 2012   #5
Roderunner

Win7 H.Prem. 32bit+SP1
 
 

Hi Shawn, I also have Winpatrol on my laptop and have moved Skype to 'Delayed Start' section set at 5 minutes.
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