Re: Can't Disable Startup Items in Defender
"GeekUnit" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> I've been a big fan of controlling my Startup Items in Windows Defender
> (as opposed to MSConfig) since I found out about the "Software Explorer"
> feature in the tools menu. What's strange with Vista though is that the
> option to Disable/Remove most of the startup items is grayed out, even
> when run as Administrator!
> How can I fix this?
> - GeekUnit
I noticed that the links in Software Explorer are owned by SYSTEM, but
changing the owner to my User Profile didn't seem to give me any more
options. As a side note, the Administrators group has full control.