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How to DISABLE programs in start-up

Usually, computer is slow and this is due to programs start when Windows start. and you have an option to stop them from starting. there is always an option to open the programs on the computer. Here are the steps to Disable programs:

  • Step 1: click on start
  • Step 2: click on "run" or "start search"
  • Step 3: type "msconfig" then hit enter
  • Step 4: on the system configuration window. click on startup tab: then click on disable all.
  • Step 5: click on apply
  • Step 6: click close : then click on restart..
In some cases a permission window pop up would appear, just click ok.. then after the restart , your system should be running a bit faster.. "in some cases a message on Vista and Windows 7 will tell you about Admin rights... and the option your need to is before hitting enter after typing msconfig on the run box, right-click on the message that appears on the right hand screen then choose "Run as Administrator" HOPE this would help you..Cheers..

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