where is the startup list?

  elbecko 12:52 23 May 2009

hi there,
just a quicky. its been so long since i needed to look at it, that i cannot recall where to find out which programs are 'on' when i start my pc. can you help me please?

  birdface 12:57 23 May 2009

Run.Type in msconfig.Ok.Start up.

  mooly 13:04 23 May 2009

If it's Vista I would use "control panel" then "windows defender" then "software explorer" then "tools" to view and manage startup progs. Make sure you are displaying startup items in the drop down list. Select and disable from here.

  DieSse 17:16 23 May 2009

Even better control over startup programs is this excellent little freebie.

click here

Much better than msconfig.

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