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Windows 7: System Configuration Set To Selective Startup

26 Jan 2012   #1
bingefeller

Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64bit
 
 
System Configuration Set To Selective Startup

I went to check my msconfig today and I noticed my "Startup Selection" was set to "Selective Startup". I certainly do not recall doing this and have been having no problems with my computer so I was wondering if it's meant to be like this? Should I leave it alone or change it back to normal startup?

Thanks!


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26 Jan 2012   #2
seavixen32

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit
 
 

Change it back to normal startup.

As you said, you're having no problems with your computer, so I see no reason why you can't use the default settings.
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