XP Services

  Gorillaz 10:55 27 Feb 2009
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Just took the plunge and bought PC running Vista. There are no doubt tons of stuff running in the background that i don't need. PCA had a walk through of all the services that you could turn of in XP. Has anything been done for Vista. One problem I have is the screen-saver will not turn on after the 10 minutes i have set

  MAJ 11:11 27 Feb 2009

I'm not sure if PCA have done a write up on disabling Vista services, but there are loads of sites around that have, this one click here for example, but make sure you know what you're disabling before taking the plunge.

  Stuartli 11:40 27 Feb 2009

BlackViper's website has normally been the benchmark for a definitive guide to Windows Services.

Vista is now covered. See:

click here

and scroll down to Popular Content.

  Gorillaz 12:54 27 Feb 2009

Many thanks guys really useful.

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