start up programs what a pain help

  pepa31 14:15 06 Nov 2007
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when my computer starts up from start i have a number of programs on the task bar i dont want to start up on start up how do i get them out of the tast bar on start up because im sure thois is slowing my computer down

  Totally-braindead 14:23 06 Nov 2007

They would be slowing things up as they are all running, admitadly at a tickover but it all adds up.

To disable startup items goto START RUN and type MSCONFIG the last tab is startup from here you can disable what you like by unticking the boxes.

Be warned. Only untick the boxes you can identify as things you don't need as some of the items are needed for windows. Disable the wrong one and windows won't load and run.
Its not as bad as it sounds as if you do this what you do is start in safe mode and retick the boxes. So what I am saying is write down what you disable so that if things do muck up you can tetick the relevant boxes.

  pepa31 14:34 06 Nov 2007

resolved thank you so much brain dead for all you r help you have helped me out alot there thank you

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