How to Change Startup Programs in Windows 7
Are you a windows 7 user? Then you might have a wonderful computing experience each time you interact with your computer. Computers are electronic machines which are made of hardware and software components. Both of these parts should cope with each other to provide an outstanding experience to the users.
Windows 7 is the latest operating system of Microsoft Windows operating system series. It is the successor of Microsoft Windows Vista operating system. Windows 7 got famous within the few days it was introduced. Windows 7 provides a top-notch graphical experience to the users.
Windows 7 also has various other features included within ii. It has features which aren’t available in other Windows version. Windows 7 itself has several editions such as Home premium, Professional and Ultimate. Ultimate edition version has all the features included.
You would have noticed that your PC would have slowed down while startup. Your operating system will take at least about 3-5 minutes to load. That’s long time while considering “user response time”. Computer users expect their PC’s to load their operating system within one minute. But maybe it’s not a fault which your computer can handle on its own. There are various technical errors which can be rectified by doing certain changes in your system.
If you want to solve your Windows 7 installed PC”s startup problems then follow the below steps.
- Click the Windows "Start" button and type "msconfig" in the search text box. This opens the System Configuration console.
- Click the "Startup" tab. This gives you a view of all the programs installed as startup options on your computer.
- Check boxes of the applications you want to start when you boot the computer. For programs you no longer want to start, clear the check box.
- Click "Apply" and close the configuration window. A popup window will ask if you want to reboot the computer. Click "Restart" to reboot the computer and save the changes.