How do I remove processes from Windows XP Startup?

I want to permanently remove selected processes that I don't frequently use from automatic startup.

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  • 1 decade ago
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    Select Start/Run and type in msconfig

    In the general tab select "selective startup"

    In the startup tab, unselect all programs you don't want.

    Apply.

    Voila!

  • herd
    Lv 4
    4 years ago

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  • 1 decade ago

    just remove any programs listed in the startup folder which is usually located : Start>All Programs>Startup

    hope this helped, good luck

  • 1 decade ago

    Go to the control panel (it's in the start menu). Then click "Performance and Maintenance". Pick the task called "see basic information about your computer". Click the "advanced" tab, and then click the third "settings" button under "start up and recovery".

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  • 1 decade ago

    Start run type msconfig. Then you can go to start up and uncheak what you wish.

    So here it is again. Go to start find run and type in "msconfig".

    Need more help contact me. It should be easy once you manage to open msconfig.

  • Joe P
    Lv 4
    1 decade ago

    reg edit

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