Articles tagged: Windows startup

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How Do I Keep a Program from Loading at Startup?

Be careful what you disable from starting up with your computer. You might end up with unexpected results.

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How Do I Prevent this Folder from Opening on Startup?

The symptom described is usually a leftover startup entry. Fortunately, there are some easy ways to remove this.

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How do I change the Start sequence?

I believe the people who designed anti-malware software understand when it needs to load during the Startup sequence. If they didn’t put it first, there is probably a reason why.

Is There a Way to Get a Notification Sound when Startup is Finished?

Starting up Windows is incredibly complex. While you may not be able run a completion sound, you might be able to add one near the end.

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Installing Software Safely and with Minimal Impact

Installing software safely is something that I suspect many don’t really think about, even though installing software is something we do often. I’ll review some recommendations to minimize both impact and danger.