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How to block startup programs

  1. #1


    UFOPEACE Guest

    How to block startup programs

    I think ive got some p2p programs installed from my xp (like kazaa nitro e
    emule) witch i think start together with my windows n uses all my band...
    want to block them n when i wanna use alow.
    Was expecting it easy now like just click n alow or block but the defender
    seens to be just for informations and not for actions.
    Ps: Sorry my english
    LOVE N PEACE!
    Cheers

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  2. #2


    Dana Cline - MVP Guest

    Re: How to block startup programs

    Go to microsoft.com, search for "Autoruns". Great utility for managing
    startup programs...

    Dana Cline - MCE MVP

    "UFOPEACE" <UFOPEACE@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    news:2B2DBFD2-6021-41AB-8437-2B17667A3F63@microsoft.com...
    >I think ive got some p2p programs installed from my xp (like kazaa nitro e
    > emule) witch i think start together with my windows n uses all my band...
    > want to block them n when i wanna use alow.
    > Was expecting it easy now like just click n alow or block but the defender
    > seens to be just for informations and not for actions.
    > Ps: Sorry my english
    > LOVE N PEACE!
    > Cheers




      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #3


    Ryka Guest

    Re: How to block startup programs

    Does this work for Vista Home Premium?


    "Dana Cline - MVP" <dcline@scriptpro.com> wrote in message
    news:uUK9A3hnHHA.5052@TK2MSFTNGP04.phx.gbl...
    > Go to microsoft.com, search for "Autoruns". Great utility for managing
    > startup programs...
    >
    > Dana Cline - MCE MVP
    >
    > "UFOPEACE" <UFOPEACE@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    > news:2B2DBFD2-6021-41AB-8437-2B17667A3F63@microsoft.com...
    >>I think ive got some p2p programs installed from my xp (like kazaa nitro e
    >> emule) witch i think start together with my windows n uses all my band...
    >> want to block them n when i wanna use alow.
    >> Was expecting it easy now like just click n alow or block but the
    >> defender
    >> seens to be just for informations and not for actions.
    >> Ps: Sorry my english
    >> LOVE N PEACE!
    >> Cheers

    >
    >



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  4. #4


    Dana Cline - MVP Guest

    Re: How to block startup programs

    Yes, and I think it even works on XP...

    Dana Cline - MCE MVP

    "Ryka" <Ryka@dancin'shoes.com> wrote in message
    news:%23x3FAYnnHHA.1476@TK2MSFTNGP03.phx.gbl...
    > Does this work for Vista Home Premium?
    >
    >
    > "Dana Cline - MVP" <dcline@scriptpro.com> wrote in message
    > news:uUK9A3hnHHA.5052@TK2MSFTNGP04.phx.gbl...
    >> Go to microsoft.com, search for "Autoruns". Great utility for managing
    >> startup programs...
    >>
    >> Dana Cline - MCE MVP
    >>
    >> "UFOPEACE" <UFOPEACE@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    >> news:2B2DBFD2-6021-41AB-8437-2B17667A3F63@microsoft.com...
    >>>I think ive got some p2p programs installed from my xp (like kazaa nitro
    >>>e
    >>> emule) witch i think start together with my windows n uses all my
    >>> band...
    >>> want to block them n when i wanna use alow.
    >>> Was expecting it easy now like just click n alow or block but the
    >>> defender
    >>> seens to be just for informations and not for actions.
    >>> Ps: Sorry my english
    >>> LOVE N PEACE!
    >>> Cheers

    >>
    >>

    >




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  5. #5


    Mike Hall MVP Guest

    Re: How to block startup programs

    Start each program in turn and look in the respective program
    options/preferences for ways to prevent the program starting with Windows..
    this is how you SHOULD do it..

    For me, if a program does not have this function, I tend to remove and
    forget about the program..


    "UFOPEACE" <UFOPEACE@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    news:2B2DBFD2-6021-41AB-8437-2B17667A3F63@microsoft.com...
    >I think ive got some p2p programs installed from my xp (like kazaa nitro e
    > emule) witch i think start together with my windows n uses all my band...
    > want to block them n when i wanna use alow.
    > Was expecting it easy now like just click n alow or block but the defender
    > seens to be just for informations and not for actions.
    > Ps: Sorry my english
    > LOVE N PEACE!
    > Cheers


    --


    Mike Hall
    MS MVP Windows Shell/User
    http://msmvps.com/blogs/mikehall/




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