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Windows 7: Startup items that don't show in MSCONFIG or CCleaner

16 Mar 2014   #1
wotsit

Windows 7 64-Bit
 
 
Startup items that don't show in MSCONFIG or CCleaner

Hi

I've noticed there are some start-up items that don't show in MSCONFIG nor CCleaner and wondered if anyone know how to disable them or better software than CCleaner that you'd recommend fore download? I can't see them listed under services either, but could be missing them.

They all seem to be Microsoft ones:
  • itype.exe
  • ipoint.exe
  • tabtip.exe
  • tabtip32.exe
  • wisptis.exe



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16 Mar 2014   #2
DavidE

Win 7 Pro x64 SP1, Win 7 Ult x86 SP1
 
 

You can try MS Sysinternals Autoruns.
It has the most comprehensive list of startup items I know of.
Autoruns for Windows
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16 Mar 2014   #3
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 build 10074
 
 

Hello wotsit,

You might see if they may be at the registry locations in METHOD FOUR of the tutorial below. If so, then deleting them will remove them from running at startup.

Startup Programs - Change


itype.exe = Microsoft IntelliType
ipoint.exe = Microsoft IntelliPoint
tabtip.exe = Part of Tablet PC Input Panel.
tabtip32.exe = Part of Tablet PC Input Panel.
wisptis.exe = Microsoft Tablet PC Platform

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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