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Msconfig - Startup
Preventing applications from running at startup can be done with the utility Msconfig
The programs which automatically start are listed here. You can unselect the ones you do not want to run automatically at boot.
Msconfig - ServicesFor additional troubleshooting, specific Services can also be disabled. This option can be used in the same way as above.
This option should only be used for troubleshooting purposes. If you want to change properties for services for system environment configuration purposes, the tool Services.msc should be used.