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Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? Click OKNext you will want navigate to Windows' Run registry. No, create an account now. But I dont understand: I deleted the programs icon in the desktop Startup file.

Plus the errant file has been there since the beginning ... Just dont understand there is one in the START, why bother to leave useless one on the desktop? Sign up for a new account or log in here: Forgot your password? I 'explored' the 'real' startup folder, and replaced it with the startup folder from my desktop, and it worked! ...Another Windows bug that people lose sleep over... http://www.dslreports.com/forum/r25463468-WIN7-Can-t-remove-file-from-startup-folder

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In the Task Manager window, click the Startup tab. when you open that you'll see all the programs and their status, including start up behavior. Road Runner Mail [TimeWarnerCable] by CEG190. Towards the top of the document, you should see a run= line.

But it still have one on START. I've also run CCleaner and it's tried to remove the leftovers from uninstalled Norton and Spybot - didn't work. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. Windows 10 Startup Program Called Program You are downloading PC Cleaner, which I think is a completely different program made by different people and, according to your experience, is not free.

There's no mention of being able to delist checked items on start-up. Note: User must have administrative rights to perform the steps below. Try as I might, I cannot remove that mis-named file. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/35738-45-remove-startup-folder You can run TeaTimer if you want- I don't ----------------------------- Please understand that unchecking a process so it doesn't start on boot doesn't mean you should delete it.

Stay logged in Toggle Width Style MalwareTips 2.0 Home Contact Us Help Terms and Rules Privacy Policy Top About Us Our community has been around since 2010, and we pride ourselves Windows 10 Add Program To Start Menu An excellent freeware program called CCleaner (http://www.filehippo.com/download_ccleaner/) has an option in Tools, Startup that will let you remove an item from the startup entirely. I have been using this tool for years and its dependable. At first I suspected McAfee, but it turned out to be AdAware's "Ad-Watch".

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Terms of Use Privacy Policy Licensing Advertise International Editions: US / UK India Log In :: Register :: Search Forums Groups Popular • New Topics • New Posts 1 2 read the full info here The first is the Startup folder in your start menu (C:\Document and Settings\{yourusername}\Start Menu\Programs\Startup), the second is in the All Users startup folder (C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programs\Startup) and the last Add Startup Programs Windows 10 I've tried removing the startup entries from within Windows Defender, msconfig, TUT 4.50, and I've tried deleting keys manually using regedit. How To Change What Opens On Startup Windows 10 Correct?Next, if you simply log off and not shut down, what happens then?

You may also... http://txtbl.com/windows-10/cannot-delete-webroot-folder.html Anyone can tell me ? hope this helps catlady Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Remove and monitor items in the startup folder by Roland Longden / February 19, 2010 3:59 PM PST I have a vague memory of having to turn off the real-time monitors that are installed with the programs you’ve installed (e.g. Windows 10 Startup Registry

Just right-click and choose to delete.This works well, but there is another component to make sure the startup item does not return. etc #7 Prorootect, Apr 24, 2012 Spawn Administrator Staff Member MVP Joined: Jan 8, 2011 Messages: 14,290 Likes Received: 15,873 RE: Unable to remove startup item from CCleaner I was If your P.C. Thread Status: Not open for further replies.

Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - Win XP Start Up Removals. Shell:startup Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Until I restart, then it's there again, and I get an error message and it stops my system until I deal with it.

But if you delete the processes altogether, the computer may not run or the printer may not print. -------------------------------- If you uninstall programs properly, most of the entries will be removed:

Tools you can use to really see everything: MyUninstaller CCleaner. Throw them to recycle bin, ( using Norton protected recycle bin, empty all drives protected files.) 1.But the one in the START did not change at the same time.It still includes 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 Remove Startup Programs Windows 7 I don't know what the location is though, but I'm guessing it's the same section as the fake AV's. #5 Vextor, Apr 24, 2012 jamescv7 Level 61 Trusted Joined: Mar

Here's how it works. 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 and I agree that's wrong. http://txtbl.com/windows-10/cannot-delete-the-windows-old-folder.html Once I cancel out of that, I can continue startup. · actions · 2011-Feb-9 2:10 pm · BillinNYjoin:2002-04-09Hyde Park, NY

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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? After I entered my name, e-mail and zip code the following screen was displayed:Limited Time Offer! $10.00 Off the regular retail priceNow Only $39.99 $29.99 100% Secure InternetPayment ProcessingBuilt on industry-leading We'll see, I will report back.Edit: Another restart and no show. No matter what, it's still there when I restart.