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Cleanup Disabled Msconfig Startup Programs


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#1 Adamsappleone

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Posted 27 May 2008 - 03:59 AM

In "msconfig" startup, you have disabled items that you didn't need and/or didn't want starting with Windows and want to get rid of them.
Here are 2 solutions to cleanup (remove) those disabled leftovers.
The 1st is a copy/paste "vbs" script solution that works excellent, I use it myself.
The 2nd is a download program. I have used this one as well and also works excellent, but I prefer the 1st.

http://forums.pcpitstop.com/index.php?showtopic=143050

http://www.get-in-control.com/msconfig-cleanup/

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Posted 30 December 2008 - 07:47 PM

Awsome!

This has always bothered me.

I couldn't get either to work for me -but- I noticed a link in the first to something that did. - http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/xp_tweaks.htm - To the right of 148.

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Posted 31 December 2008 - 06:21 PM

Great tip! I have at least 10 unchecked startup items from Vista Transformation Pack (it's ugly).

"I'm not dumb. I just have a command of thoroughly useless information."


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Posted 27 January 2009 - 04:16 AM

Will this work in Windows 98SE? I ask, because I don't want to mess up my registry or anything....
Microsoft software doesn't get released...
it escapes, leaving a trail of destruction behind it.

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