Stopping quicktime at start up

  mrwoowoo 15:59 PM 14 Nov 09

Using MSconfig and the start up tab to prevent Quicktime from starting only works temporarily. Within a few days or a week it's there at start up again with the startup box ticked again.
Short of uninstalling it (which i may do) how can i prevent this happening?

  BRYNIT 16:16 PM 14 Nov 09

If you have CCleaner you can disable it from tools/startup or even delete it from the start up list. If you don't have CCleaner you can download it from click here

  mrwoowoo 16:31 PM 14 Nov 09

I do have Ccleaner as it happens. I forgot that you could do that with it, so i'll give it a try.
Many thanks.

  rdave13 19:57 PM 14 Nov 09

Defender should also do it under software explorer.

  mrwoowoo 03:16 AM 15 Nov 09

Thanks. I'll tick as resolved as i have two options now.

  Sea Urchin 15:55 PM 15 Nov 09

I find that Quicktime repeatedly tries to register itself to run at system startup. If you don't know then it will do just that.

To stop it I use Startup Monitor which tells you when it is happening, and lets you to disallow it.

click here


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