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This is what starts up on my computer- help me edit it please

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by SpyKiller112, Feb 8, 2005.

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  1. SpyKiller112

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    Im pretty sure i can deselect more things.

    any help is apreciated.

    Start-up List

    Oh and.. does anyone know anything about Webroot Accelerator? I just downloaded the free trial and im not sure i see a difference in my surfing speed. has anyone else tried out this app.?

    Thanks much. (y)
     
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    Ok. I have freed up as much as i can, but i still have some questions on the attached start-up entries.


    I dont know if i should keep them or give'em the boot.
     

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    From the CastleCops Startup List page:

    Name LtMoh
    Command Ltmoh.exe
    Status U
    Description Modem On Hold utility - manages incoming/outgoing voice calls on a single phone line while being connected to the internet

    STATUS KEY:
    "U" - User's choice - depends whether a user deems it necessary
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    Name TPWRTRAY
    Command Tpwrtray.exe
    Status Y
    Description Toshiba laptop's own Advanced Power Management system which disables Windows APM (greyed-out in Control Panel). You can't choose which of the 2 systems to use

    STATUS KEY:
    "Y" - Normally leave to run at start-up
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    Name ezShieldProtector for PxorezPS_Px
    Command ezSP_Px.exe, ezSP_PxEngine.exe
    Status Y
    Description Engine that allows PrimoDVD from Veritas (was Prassi) and Drag\'n Drop CD from Easy Systems (and maybe others) to record and protects against other software overwriting the settings

    STATUS KEY:
    "Y" - Normally leave to run at start-up
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    Name bcmwltry
    Command bcmwltry.exe
    Status ?
    Description Broadcom Corporation Wireless Network Tray Applet.Is it required?

    STATUS KEY:
    "?" - Unknown
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    Name Removecpl
    Command Removecpl.exe
    Status N
    Description Related to a Belkin 54Mbps Wireless Utility Control Panel applet

    STATUS KEY:
    "N" - Not required - typically infrequently used tasks that can be started
     
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    i dont know what to do with the unknown one.
    i dont know what to do for Removecpl becuase it seems important for some reason becuase it has to do with bekin
    and i dont know what to do with LtMoh. i have a cable modem.. so do i need that?
     
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    It usually comes down to the user's preference. If you feel it's important then you can leave them. (y)

    It seems like you've already trimmed down the most unnecessary ones anyway.
     
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    what about the blank space? why does that have a check box?
     
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    there are keys in all of those folders in the reg. so should i just uncheck it?
     
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