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Windows 7: Msconfig - Does Selective Startup Cause Slower Boot

01 Aug 2013   #1
Win7rap

Win 7
 
 
Msconfig - Does Selective Startup Cause Slower Boot

I've been using MSCONFIG for several years and have had a question about the amount of time (at boot) between NORMAL STARTUP and SELECTIVE STARTUP.

After making changes (i.e. unchecking boxes to disable programs/processes), I've not been able to change back to NORMAL STARTUP and preserve my changes thus, not been able to verify time changes.


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01 Aug 2013   #2
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 build 10130
 
 

Hello Win7rap,

I have the same thing. As long as your startup programs are all enabled, it'll be normal startup.

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