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by RDouglass1 / January 22, 2010 10:05 AM PST In reply to: Windows XP: How do I completely remove items in my startup folder? you can try to change it there as well. It should be something like: Code:C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programs\Startup 2) Copy anything from there into the Startup folder you have on your desktop. 3) Then drag the Startup folder you Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Removing start up items in Windows by GEO2003 / January 22, 2010 9:16 AM PST In reply to: Windows XP: How do have a peek at these guys

Thread Status: Not open for further replies. Tangled Mess [VerizonFiOS] by anon245. by cjf1236 / February 4, 2010 7:04 AM PST In reply to: THERE IS A DIFFERENCE First off, I'm trying to help. I have windows Xp service pack 3 and IE 8 I use firefox for my browser most .Did you try the link in the reply I sent the other gentleman? http://www.dslreports.com/forum/r25463468-WIN7-Can-t-remove-file-from-startup-folder

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Click Run...3. if you try all three and do NOT run the program during one session (boot to re-start or shutdown), and the program still gets started automatically, i have NO idea what They share the same directory. No matter what, it's still there when I restart.

Good luck! READ MORE © CBS Interactive Inc.  /  All Rights Reserved. by Lee Koo (ADMIN) CNET staff/forum admin / January 22, 2010 7:06 AM PST Question: Windows XP: How do I completely remove items in my startup folder? Windows 10 Startup Program Called Program Yes, my password is: Forgot your password?

Kim Komando .com. Windows 10 Startup Programs Registry I downloaded the newest version here: http://www.piriform.com/ccleaner/update?v=2.25.1025&l=1033Did you go through the Piriform website? Once located, highlight the file and press Delete. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/35738-45-remove-startup-folder I didn't even notice that the actual executable was in the startup folder ..

you'll get a box and one item will be services. Windows 10 Add Program To Start Menu It did a few things and said I needed to purchase it for it to complete the task. Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Remove and Monitor Items in the Startup Folder by kfb1 / January 22, 2010 10:20 AM PST In reply to: Windows XP: You put me on the right track.

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Exit out of the Registry and reboot the computer. Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - THERE IS A DIFFERENCE by RWallaceJD / February 4, 2010 3:44 AM PST In reply to: difference b/t Ccleaner and PCcleaner Ccleaner Add Startup Programs Windows 10 Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Remove items in startup folder by Matthew Senter-23316697674038994260029555216807 / January 22, 2010 9:26 AM PST In reply to: Windows XP: How do How To Change What Opens On Startup Windows 10 So then I couldn't get the startup folder off of my desktop...

Or if you search this 'Secunia' on PROGRAMS button, after click on Start button?.. http://skimwp.org/windows-10/cannot-delete-the-windows-old-folder.php How do I completely remove items in my startup folder that do not have a check mark in the box before the entry? Your cache administrator is webmaster. MikeThere's a great file cleanup program called CCleaner.It has a startup entry option that allows entries to be disabled or deleted.Greg Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - CCleaner Windows 10 Startup Registry

Use Add/Remove Programs in the Control Panel if there is no uninstaller. 3. How can I delete the file on desktop? Un-Check as you have, then go into your various folders named Start Up, "All Users", "Your Name", "Shared", and any others with that Name, "Start Up".All items in them are "Shortcuts", check my blog Click on Task Manager.

I had the SAME EXACT problem... Shell:startup At first I suspected McAfee, but it turned out to be AdAware's "Ad-Watch". Yes, my password is: Forgot your password?

It is `Read` file.

Set them for read-only. Btw, thanks for all the suggestions. When I type msconfig in the run box and go to startup tab and remove the check mark, it sometimes comes back with a check mark there. Remove Startup Programs Windows 7 PC Cleaner - Keep your computer running like new and protect your privacy!The Windows Registry stores settings and options for Microsoft Windows.

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Please try the request again. The keys reappear immediately (I move the cursor to another folder in regedit and when I go back to the "Run"-folder the keys are back). are on that section, fine. I know how to choose which ones I do not want to have run as the computer starts up but just don't know which files should be left to startup up

ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: Connection to failed. Unless you are pretty tech savvy and know what you are doing with the registry, DO NOT attempt to dabble in the Windows registry as any little mistake can and will You can open up the registry editor by:1. ideally they would all do the same thing, but *maybe not*.

And it is not the shortcut on the desktop. If you are unfamiliar with the Registry and its potential dangers, see the Registry help page. I have never seen this before. If you can edit your first post and change the Title to "Can't delete Startup folder" it will help others in this predicament find the solution. 0 Replies amethyst

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Second, I just updated to the newest version of Ccleaner and it ran without asking me to register it or to pay anything. Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - cleaning up your startups by jimUSN / January 22, 2010 9:32 AM PST In reply to: Windows XP: How do I completely My initial purpose is not want to delete Startup folder, but adjust the sequence in the START, unfornately my fingers are a bit out of order, so leave it on the