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Discussion in 'Earlier Versions of Windows' started by anglin_fool, Nov 17, 2001.

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  1. anglin_fool

    anglin_fool Thread Starter

    Oct 1, 2001
    hey gurus,

    I am trying to get someone with a 'Computer Hangs in Word' friend to send me a list of what she has running in her start up list. Using IM is a little frustrating because she is not computer literate. Any easy ideas?
  2. $teve


    Oct 9, 2001
    hi there anglin..........what version of windows is she using?different o/s`s have different ways of doing this.
    try going to start/run,type "msinfo32"(without quotes) then "software environment"/"startup programs" this will give her a list of everything in there.
    hope this helps.....good luck.:)
  3. DoyceJ


    Jul 11, 2001
    Of course, thats the nice easy way. If you want to be real nice then be sure to offer the start>run>msconfig>start tab and tell them if the first doesnt work then they will just have to copy it all down by hand from there. :)
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