how do I find Start Up

  1911 17:28 03 Oct 2006
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I just got a nice new PC .Now I'm embarassed to say I just cant find StartUp File on the new style Help and Support so I can stop some programs starting .I had XP home before and had no difficulty. It must be simple but then so am i. Thanks

  johnnyrocker 17:29 03 Oct 2006

start/run/msconfig?


johnny.

  terryf 17:42 03 Oct 2006

go to explorer>tools>folder options>view>show hidden files etc and uncheck hide protected files (you will get a warning but say ok). Go to explorer>local disk C>documents and settings>yourname>start menu>programs>startup. You may have to look in All users.
At the end reverse the instructions about viewing files

  1911 18:40 03 Oct 2006

Thanks to johnnyrocker and terryf for quick and helpful response. Thanks again. John

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