Manage Startup Applications on Windows | Tech-The Hard Way

Hello Web! If your computer takes long time to boot then this post might help you.So this time, I’ll be showing you how to  manage startup applications on windows 7/8/8.1//10.So let’s get started.

Steps to do the same on Windows 8/8.1//10:

1.Right-click on taskbar and select Task Manager.

2.Go to startup tab and you will see a list of applications here.

3.Select any application and click DISABLE to disable it on startup.

Steps to do the same on Windows 7:

1.Open RUN using CTRL+R key,type in msconfig and hit ENTER.

2.Now go to Startup tab.

3.To prevent a program from starting up with Windows, select the check box next to the desired program so there is NO check mark in the box. Click OK once you have made your choices.

4.A dialog will be shown to restart your system.If you want, you can reboot immediately or you can also go with the option to restart later.

(Be careful here,I would recommend you not to play with system applications just to be on the safer side.)

That’s it!Now when you boot your computer next time,you’ll observe a jump in your computer boot time.

I hope you found this post helpful.If you have any queries,do mention them in the comment section and I’ll try my best to help you with the same.

Thanks for visiting the blog!


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