?? Regarding MSconfig

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by PeteyG, Aug 5, 2002.

  1. PeteyG

    PeteyG Guest

    Hello all

    I would like to know how to remove items from the startup list in MSconfig. I know I can unselect items, but with the items staying on the list It defaults me to selective startup. I would like to not only unselect those items but remove them from the list completely.

  2. allan

    allan Guest

    If you are talking about programs, you can remove them from Startup or the registry, depending on where they are loading from. The two Registry locations are:

    HKCU_Software_Microsoft_Windows_Current Version_Run


    HKLM_Software_Microsoft_Windows_Current Version_Run

    As for services, you don't want to disable them from msconfig. Services should be managed from Control Panel - Administrative Tasks - Services.
  3. PeteyG

    PeteyG Guest

    Yes I meant Programs. And I do use Control Panel - Administrative Tasks - Services, for removing services

    And Thanks I will try when I get home from work 2hrs from now

  4. Geffy

    Geffy Moderator Folding Team

    United Kingdom
    you can also use X-Setup to do this. or maybe TweakUI
  5. Perris Calderon

    Perris Calderon Moderator Staff Member Political User

    new york
    easiest way into services;

    windows key+r, enter this with the qoutes