Re: Boot time average ?
There may still be stuff launching at boot that msconfig doesn't list in
the startup tab. In particular Services may be used to boot programs,
and there are a couple registry hives that can contain calls to launch
at boot that msconfig fails to list. I suggest searching google for a
free startup manager as there are number of good ones floating around.
With that said, you are probably only going to shave 5% max off your
boot time at this point. However from a security standpoint it's better
to disable services that you don't need (assuming you know what you're
Yeah, i`ve had a quick look through those too via various means incl.
HijackThis - nothing more I can really prune though :-}
- Re: Slow startup, too many programs opening
... computers once a day or even less frequently. ... I don't know how long it took to boot ... from the Start | Run line, and on the Startup tab, uncheck the programs you ... not the effect on startup time. ...
- Re: System Configeration Utlilty
... Configuration Utility. ... I'm worried I might deselect some and not be able to boot up again.. ... You can disable each and every task listed under the startup tab - it won't ... Note that some firewalls slow down machines enormously. ...
- Re: Quick Icons
... >I need to get the little icons off of the task bar on my desktop. ... In the dialog pane that appears, click the StartUp tab ... Listed will be everything that loads with Windows ... boot and logon but forget to enable them! ...
- Re: Software running at start up
... which I think is slowing down the start up. ... way I can disable this feature? ... I don't know how long it took to boot ... on the Startup tab, uncheck it. ...
- Re: Windows XP Pro Boot Problem
... Disabling all in the startup tab would not have caused the none boot ... Boot the sys, continuously hit F8 immediately- your sys speaker may squawk, ... would wipe my drive clean. ...