shutting down all programes for games



first of all hi to you all my first post.

ok the problem is i used to be able in me to run msconfig and shut all my progs down to allow quicker gaming but in xp its the task manager. i dont know what i can take off safely can anyone please tell me what i should have left in this manager to allow the quickest setup for games


You can turn off anything in your systray

Grab this

install it , go to control panel and select "Classic view"

then click on the applet called startup... there you can see all the programs running

its really good

also msconfig does work in XP


oh it did work strange.
trouble is i dont know what is safe and what isnt to turn off for games


You can turn OFF all the stuff in your SYStray (next to the clock)

The only thing i have running is Norton Antivirus , and i disable that before a game

msconfig doesnt work for me either :(

But You will love StartUPCPL

its a fantastic app .... but you do need to swtch control panel to classic view to see the applet to use it


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