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Windows 7: how do i disable windows 7 programs from starting up?

05 Aug 2012   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows 8.1 Pro x64 (on laptop)
how do i disable windows 7 programs from starting up?

hey guys just got told that tuneup was no use because it can be done by windows 7 without any programs to disable things, how can i do this?

thank you in advance

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05 Aug 2012   #2

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MS Windows 7 Professional 64-bit SP1

Goto start orb type 'msconfig' in search hit enter, go to start up tab, uncheck program you dont want to start up when windows starts, obviously leave things like anti virus etc checked.

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05 Aug 2012   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows 8.1 Pro x64 (on laptop)

thank you very much so simple I feel stupid. lol.
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