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Startup apps and services

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How can I determine what startups apps and services should be checked in msconfig? I find some old posts regarding this topic on the forum, but the info seems outdated and the links provided are no longer valid.

My PC starts very slowly and seems bogged down.

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How I do that.

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I use google.com and research each item then decide if I will keep it.

Bob

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Startup apps and services

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I use http://www.pacs-portal.co.uk/startup_content.php#THE_PROGRAMS

Scroll down to THE PROGRAMS and down load "Start_ups.exe " for a self-executable file with in-built browser and search capabilities. However, you may want to browse this entire page as it has a lot of good info and freebies.

Or go to http://www.sysinfo.org/startuplist.php for a list online.

Other than these particular pages you may find the site rather difficult to navigate. I wish they'd fix that as they have so much good info and stuff. So, you may just want to do a search for "startup programs" as there are many sources available.

For determining weather or not you need particular Services you might find http://www.theeldergeek.com/services_guide.htm helpful.

Hope this is helpful.

Charlie

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