Services in MSconfig

  belayer 20:55 03 Jan 2008

I was browsing round my laptop and looked in MSCONFIG. On the 'services' tab I noticed that every single item is ticked and running, even when I am doing nothing.

Can I safely 'untick' some of the items and speed up my laptop?

Which must I NOT untick, if any?

  brundle 20:58 03 Jan 2008

There's a guide here. click here

  SANTOS7 20:58 03 Jan 2008

click here
this may help,good luck...

  VoG II 20:59 03 Jan 2008

If you turn any of those off without knowing exactly what you are doing your risk a crash or - worse - Windows won't start again.

Best left alone!

  belayer 21:01 03 Jan 2008

OK VoG, thans for the warning, I will read the articles and if I am not sure about anything I will leave well alone.

Thanks guys.

  [email protected] 21:20 03 Jan 2008

windows doesnt like services stopped via msconfig,better to do via run>services.msc
click here

  [email protected] 21:23 03 Jan 2008
  sil_ver 21:39 03 Jan 2008

Didn't realise 'BlackViper' was up and running again. Cheers Raven

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