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Windows 10 Startup Delay & Debloater

Found these two on Major Geeks. My system is running fine, Just thought I would try. No issues so far. Created a system restore before hand just in case. Maybe 'debloater' could be deployed after a "windows reset".

Any thoughts / suggestions.

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Re: startup delay and debloater

No thoughts, no suggestions, just 3 questions:
- What exactly did these programs delete when you did run them?
- What effect had it on the startup time?
- What effect had it on the available disk space?

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Didn't check 'disk space'

as I really wasn't concerned about that. Regarding bloat, the following is stated: Bloatware removed: 3DBuilder, Appconnector, Bing Finance, Bing News, Bing Sports, Bing Weather, Fresh Paint, Get started, Microsoft Office Hub, Microsoft Solitaire Collection, Microsoft Sticky Notes, OneNote, OneConnect, People, Skype for Desktop, Alarms, Camera, Maps, Phone, SoundRecorder, XboxApp, Zune Music, Zune Video, Windows communications apps, Minecraft, PowerBI, Network Speed Test, Phone, Messaging, Office Sway, OneConnect, Windows Feedback Hub, Bing Food And Drink, Bing Travel, Bing Health And Fitness, Windows Reading List, Twitter, Pandora, Flipboard, Shazam, CandyCrush, CandyCrushSoda, King apps, iHeartRadio, Netflix, DrawboardPDF, PicsArt-PhotoStudio, FarmVille 2 Country Escape, TuneInRadio, Asphalt8, NYT Crossword, CyberLink MediaSuite Essentials, Facebook, Royal Revolt 2, Caesars Slots Free Casino, March of Empires, Phototastic Collage, Autodesk SketchBook, Duolingo, EclipseManager, ActiproSoftware, BioEnrollment, Windows Feedback, Xbox Game CallableUI, Xbox Identity Provider, and ContactSupport.

Regarding startup delay: According to 'Bootracer' there was an improvement of 'two' seconds, not much, granted. I do have an "SSD" and it is mentioned that it would have the most effect on an SSD drive.

Thanks for replying

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Re: bloat

That are a lot of apps removed indeed.

You're lucky you don't use any of them. However, if you did use Microsoft Office or One Note or Netflix or Facebook or Minecraft or had an XBOX your might be less enthousiastic about their automatic selection of things to delete.

I'm not using any of them, but I don't mind their presence either.

Most of these, most likely, will be reinstalled each six months when Windows does a big feature update.

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Understood...

As you mentioned, I don't 'need' any of those app's, so it was a no brainer to "try". Regarding a future 'big update', I would simple reapply this 'script'. Again, it took no time at all to run.

The other reason I wanted to 'try' this is, I think, I read 'somewhere' that periodic 'regular' windows updates would 'update' these same apps. So if you don't use / need these apps than why allow that to go forward.

Anyway, thanks for replying, so far so good.

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Do you have SSD on this PC? If so you can drop one delay.
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I "do" have an SSD - Note

Note: Eliminating the startup delay works best on solid-state drives since they load things much quicker. While you can certainly give it a try if you have a traditional hard drive, you might not see much increase in how fast your startup apps load.

Again, I didn't see much difference, two seconds, so probably won't use in the future, but it was worth a try. Someone else might have different results.

Thanks for replying

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2 seconds here is a lot.

With 30 second startup time 2 seconds is 6 percent faster.

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