removal of progs from the task bar

  patso 13:43 02 Jun 05
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i know this sounds silly but how do you remove prpgs from the task bar if you dont want them to run on start up and how do they get on the task bar in the first place.any help appreciated as i am just learning the ropes thanks

  Yoda Knight 13:47 02 Jun 05

Normally they are in one of two places:

First check in your Start, Programs, Startup folder and delete the entries you dont want.

Alternatively they may be found by clicking start, run, MSCONFIG, click on the startup tab and disable what you dont want (the same to re-enable them).

  patso 13:50 02 Jun 05

thanks yoda thats a big help to me .will do .patso

  VoG II 13:52 02 Jun 05

Movie! click here

  bretsky 14:07 02 Jun 05

Another great program which is free and very easy to configure is click here
Lets you choose what programs to load at start up and warns you when programs are trying to load without your permission.

bretsky ;0)

  Graham ® 14:18 02 Jun 05

But how does that movie get my desktop theme? :-)

  patso 13:42 03 Jun 05

thanks again for all the useful info.this answers a lot of questions for me .thanks for all the replies .patso

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