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Start up programs


steve263000

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I have just got a new laptop with 7 and I cannot find out how to stop programs loading at start up. For instance I have downloaded Windows love mail but do not use MSM messenger. I would like to stop that and others at start up. Could someone put me right

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smackheadz

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windows love mail?sounds interesting :o) click start and type msconfig and hit enter,go to start up and disable what you don't need starting

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ambra4

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Or you can use this program “StartupMonitor”

click here

Which I use to stop programs from being added to the start up folder

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steve263000

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Once again the forums have solved the problem so thank you both.

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