Auto-load a programme on start -up-How?

  Kooji 12:21 18 Oct 2007
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Hi folks
I keep an old laptop(not internet connected),that has a programme loaded on it which I am currently using as part of my studies. Is there a way to make it load-on start up, if so could someone kindly take me through the method?

Thanks all

Kooji

  FreeCell 12:43 18 Oct 2007

Sure this is quite straightforward. First find the executable file for the program. This may be on your desktop or in the Start menu. Copy this to the folder in Documents and Settings/your nameaccount/Start Menu/Programs/Start Up.

(Assumes XP but similar folder also exists in Win 98/ME)

  Kooji 15:24 18 Oct 2007

FreeCell
You lost me just after the:
Sure this is quite straightforward part..I've no idea what you mean. Sorry to be a pain but could you make it step-by-step idiot proof for me..?? I'm an absolute beginner you see..

Ta
Kooji

  brundle 15:31 18 Oct 2007

See this post; click here

  brundle 15:31 18 Oct 2007

Works with any shortcut

  Kooji 16:26 18 Oct 2007

Many many thanks brundle.. I didn't realise it would be so simple....

Kooji

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