programs on start up

  urban gorilla 12:27 06 Jan 2003
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  urban gorilla 12:27 06 Jan 2003

can anyone advise me how i can bring up the list of all programs that start on start up and how i can remove/delete those that are not req'd.
i have a p3 450mhz w98 system and it seems to be taking ages to get to the desk top screen when i switch it on. i've been advised it could be due to all the programs loading on start up.
thanking you all in advance for your assistance.

  spikeychris 12:29 06 Jan 2003

Click start then run and type msconfig then click the startup tab. click here for a full list of apps that can startup and what you can do without.

Chris

  urban gorilla 12:37 06 Jan 2003

chris, thanks for your assistance. i am at work now but i'll try it out tonight when i get home and see how it goes before i tick off this query.

  urban gorilla 22:05 06 Jan 2003

Spikeychris thanks for your assistance.
The link you provided helped me clean up my start up and now my resource is 88% free, up from 59%.
I'm well chuffed.

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