How to Stop Programs Loading When Windows Starts
The problem with many programs is they think they're the most important tool on your computer, and they're happy to use system resources while they wait - sometimes for years - for you to actually use them
By default many programs attempt to load at startup, when Windows starts.This not only slows the boot process, but means the program stays on, albeit on standby, the entire time the computer is on. The software makers' justification is that their program will start quicker when you need it, but you're usually talking just a couple of seconds. It's a bit like leaving your television on standby when you go on holidays for six months.
Click to read more...