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Windows 7: start up

25 Nov 2010   #1

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start up

is there a folder i can view to see what programs come on during start up so i can change them?

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25 Nov 2010   #2

Windows 10 Pro x64

in tab startup you can choise
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25 Nov 2010   #3
Orbital Shark


In addition Autoruns will show everything, even things that may not show up in MSCONFIG

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25 Nov 2010   #4

Windows 7 Pro x64 SP1

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by BlackenedBodom View Post
is there a folder i can view to see what programs come on during start up so i can change them?
All of your startup programs are not in a particular folder.

I have used startupinspector for many years and it works on every version
of windows that I have run.
It is free and allows you to uncheck programs and process's that are
run at startup.

Of course to make any changes, the program must be run as administrator.

www dot windowstartup dot com

is their website.

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25 Nov 2010   #5

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello BlackenedBodom,

The tutorial below can help show you all the different locations to check and see what you have running at startup.

Startup Programs - Change

Hope this helps,
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25 Nov 2010   #6


Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Brink View Post
These tutorials are like manna, a gift that keeps on giving another one.

In this case it's especially nice to have one which shows how to turn off Startup in the program first, since many will otherwise turn it back on if its merely deleted in msconfig.

Yet another reason to be thankful for the best Administrators of any site on the web.
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