alternatives or additions to bootvis

  skaria 00:18 23 Dec 2004
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i have benn using bootvis reasonobly, and although it has sometimes worked, many timed it has failed to do anything. is there any other program to help aid speeding up the startup. i currently have lavasoft adaware and spybot search and destroy. Thanks in advance!!!

  skaria 16:57 23 Dec 2004

i also defragment

  Diodorus Siculus 17:04 23 Dec 2004

Mike Lin's Startup control Panel
click here

Not exactly BootVis but an easy way to determine what runs at startup.

  skaria 22:47 23 Dec 2004

thanks gfor the reply. I will stop using bootvis now. diodorus sicorus, the mike lin programme only chekcs what is running, but does not improve the startup. Please correct me if Im wrong. Thanks

  Diodorus Siculus 10:27 24 Dec 2004

It does not improve startup times, but it does certainly allow you to disable anything that you don't want to run at startup and thus you can decrease boot time yourself.

click here
for a list of all that runs at startup; click here
and here for a listing of services which can be disabled.

  feb 12:59 24 Dec 2004

Hi skaria, have you looked at startup inspector click here

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