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Windows 7: Start up delay after Desktop appears

05 Jan 2011   #11

Windows 7 Home Premium SP1

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Sammydad1 View Post
use MSCONFIG and see whats being loaded in the Startup tab.... uncheck non-essential reboot....
Thank you for replying.

MSCONFIG has two items under the start up tab; the F-Prot antivirus programme which is checked and a redundant programme, OMEA application, that is unchecked.

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05 Jan 2011   #12

Windows 7 Home Premium SP1

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by darkdisturbed View Post
Is there anyway that I can stop sidebar from starting? or disable it al together?
From the message from Joules:

If the gadgets platform is causing that much of an issue then you can do this to it: Disable Sidebar / Desktop Gadgets on Windows 7 - How-To Geek
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