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#1 dan9119a

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Posted 16 March 2008 - 10:00 PM

How do I tell what programs are starting up every time I reboot my computer. Also how do I configure which programs I want to run at start-up?

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Posted 16 March 2008 - 10:27 PM

I like to use AutoRuns to configure my startups.
The power of accurate observation is commonly called cynicism by those who haven't got it.

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Posted 16 March 2008 - 11:09 PM

Also how do I configure which programs I want to run at start-up?

To answer the latter part of your question, it really depends on how you use your computer.

Short Relevant articles:
What's all this stuff running after I boot Windows?
What's this program running on my machine?
What programs should be running on my machine in the background?

Edited by Juha, 16 March 2008 - 11:10 PM.


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Posted 17 March 2008 - 12:42 AM

Start --> Run --> msconfig

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Posted 17 March 2008 - 07:13 AM

Another good site is Pacs Portal although it hasnt been updated since November.
http://www.pacs-portal.co.uk/startup_index.htm
In the beginning there was the command line.




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