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Windows 7: jv16PowerTools & Autoruns replacing msconfig for tweaking

06 May 2015   #1
RolandJS

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 
jv16PowerTools & Autoruns replacing msconfig for tweaking

jv16PowerTools & Autoruns replacing msconfig for tweaking
Taking advice of others, getting completely away from using msconfig as a startup/services tweaker,
I need the clicks within jv16PowerTools [pay for version] and/or Autoruns to:
-- disable a startup, not delete it, simply disable from cranking up
-- disable a service, ditto as above
I need to "park" AVG modules awhile. Not uninstall it, not delete modules, simply keep them from cranking up. I was in a super hurry to get on time to work, I don't believe I did a good job with either jv16PT or Autoruns.


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06 May 2015   #2
RolandJS

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 

Ok, I'm in autorun's services -- if I want to disable [but not delete] aardvark.exe, I simply uncheck the checkbox to its left, correct? If correct, another question, I can't seem to locate the Startup tab in autoruns.
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06 May 2015   #3
Callender

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Autoruns doesn't have a startup tab. You need to refer to the follwing locations that are shown in Autoruns (run as admin).

Windows Program Automatic Startup Locations
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07 May 2015   #4
RolandJS

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 

Callender, correct, another place poster told me to look for Logon.
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08 May 2015   #5
torchwood

W7 home premium 32bit/W7HP 64bit/w10 tp insider ring
 
 
dissabling

All i did was create a shortcut to

controlpanel>admintools>services>and then selected prog.
and performed what i wanted start/stop - auto/delayed/dissable/manual.

with regard to the AV would you also need to turn off self protection mode.


Roy
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08 May 2015   #6
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

I don't understand.

What is wrong with using msconfig?
Why are you trying to replace it?
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