How do you stop apps from auto starting on startup?

By macx
Sep 9, 2006
  1. There are a number of applications I'd just as soon didn't start
    when I startup the computer.

    How do I stop them from loading or starting automatically on startup?

    They're not pinned to the start menu.

    I don't want to delete them, just not have them start automatically
    when I start up.


    Oh - XP Home
  2. Mictlantecuhtli

    Mictlantecuhtli TS Evangelist Posts: 4,919   +11

    Run msconfig and check its startup tab for applications.
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