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Old 07-18-2008
kevincourious
 

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autorun programs in background
I need help cleaning up my autorun programs. It's been five yrs now and I
dont know how to clean them up so my computer doesnt take ten min to boot up.
Can anyone help?
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Old 07-18-2008
Jerry
 

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Re: autorun programs in background
Start > run > msconfig > startup

"kevincourious" <kevincourious@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:20832C31-D29D-462A-8745-543508E4721C@microsoft.com...
>I need help cleaning up my autorun programs. It's been five yrs now and I
> dont know how to clean them up so my computer doesnt take ten min to boot
> up.
> Can anyone help?



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Old 07-18-2008
antioch
 

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Re: autorun programs in background

"kevincourious" <kevincourious@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:20832C31-D29D-462A-8745-543508E4721C@microsoft.com...
>I need help cleaning up my autorun programs. It's been five yrs now and I
> dont know how to clean them up so my computer doesnt take ten min to boot
> up.
> Can anyone help?


As you are using the web interface, it was probably difficult to find the
correct group in which to post your thread - but you did get a reply.
I would recommend the windowsxp. general if you are using XP.
And the below are a good read -
Do not multipost. Crosspost if you must. Here is a
http://www.blakjak.demon.co.uk/mul_crss.htm

How to ask a newsgroup question:
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Old 07-18-2008
PA Bear [MS MVP]
 

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Re: autorun programs in background
How does this pertain to Windows Update, Kevin?
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kevincourious wrote:
> I need help cleaning up my autorun programs. It's been five yrs now and I
> dont know how to clean them up so my computer doesnt take ten min to boot
> up. Can anyone help?


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Old 07-19-2008
TaurArian
 

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Re: autorun programs in background
Well, it's a great time to learn all about it now - have fun -

All about disabling programs at startup
http://www.pacs-portal.co.uk/startup_content.php
http://www.answersthatwork.com/Taskl...s/tasklist.htm

Also see:
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/sys.../Autoruns.mspx


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|I need help cleaning up my autorun programs. It's been five yrs now and I
| dont know how to clean them up so my computer doesnt take ten min to boot up.
| Can anyone help?


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