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Windows 7: Cannot update MSE and Microsoft Update after recet HDD crash

17 Sep 2015   #11
marsmimar

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You could also access msconfig from "search programs and files" in the Start Menu. Click on msconfig.exe in the upper panel and then click the Startup tab. Search for Steam and uncheck it.

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You could also add msconfig to your control panel items using this tutorial:

Control Panel - Add or Remove "System Configuration" (msconfig)




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18 Sep 2015   #12
NoelDP

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It's always better to use a program's own options to prevent startup behaviour if possible - there may be side-effects to simply disabling in msconfig.
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