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Discussion in 'Earlier Versions of Windows' started by MikeFL, Oct 8, 2003.

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  1. MikeFL

    MikeFL Thread Starter

    Jul 1, 2003
    How do I delete unwanted items from my start-up list after going thru "System Configuration Utility" and checking the items...I notice the list is long and I would like ot delete the ones I no longer want from the list. Any suggestions? thanx
  2. BillC


    May 28, 2003

    As long as you unchecked them, no harm in leaving them on the list in case you ever choose to enable the program at stat up again. At least that is what I've done.

    I also have a program called WinPatrol that his a handy little utility that can actually remove programs from the list. The basic version is freeware and can be found by going here. It is a handy program to have.
  3. Moby


    Mar 18, 2002
    For a complete list of start up items, what they are/do and whether it's safe to uncheck them, go HERE
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