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Windows 7: Excesive START-UP Processes and Services

22 May 2015   #1
Will Haas

Windows Home Premium 64bit
Excesive START-UP Processes and Services

My WIN 7 starts up with over 75 "processes" and hundreds of "services" . How can I inhibit some to increase start-up speed and how can I tell which are safe to inhibit or delete?

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22 May 2015   #2
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Work through the Troubleshooting Steps for Windows 7 to establish a Clean Boot, and any others if you want to go over your install thoroughly and learn more about it.
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