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    stopping unwanted launching of a program

    A program that I have installed in Win7 Ultimate, offers the tickable option to launch with windows; When I leave that unticked, it STILL launches automatically ! There is NO tickable option for it in the StartUp tab of MSConfig. How can I prevent it from launching ?

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    See if What in Startup can help.

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    That looks promising. Thank you.

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    Sometimes programs also launch as tasks or services. These can be found in Control Panel/Administrative Tools/Task Scheduler or Services. Once found, a right click will give you options.

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    I use What's in Startup very often. When I wish an app with more info I choose Autoruns for Windows.
    BACKUP...BACKUP...BACKUP
    Have a Great Day! Ted


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    Download "Autoruns" from here: Microsoft Autoruns

    When you find it, remove the checkmark to prevent it from running on startup.

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