Alternatives to Autoruns for all platforms with any license

  • Glary Utilities icon

    Glary Utilities

    Glary Utilities offers numerous powerful and easy-to-use system tools and utilities to fix, speed up, maintain and protect your PC. It provides in 23 languages registry and disk cleaning, startup delay, privacy protection...

    Freemium Windows Android

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    MSConfig

    MSConfig, or Microsoft System Configuration Utility, is a utility to troubleshoot the Microsoft Windows startup process. MSConfig modifies which programs run at startup, edits certain configuration files, and simplifies controls...

    Free Windows

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    Winpatrol

    Winpatrol provides a multitude of functions including startup control. It is a useful addition to any armoury to maintain computer as best as possible. Oh and a cute scotty icon for your toolbar!

    Freemium Windows

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    Startup Control Panel

    Startup Control Panel is a nifty control panel applet that allows you to easily configure which programs run when your computer starts. Its simple to use and, like all my programs, its very small and wont burden your system. A...

    Free Windows

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    • Discontinued No longer any link to app download.
  • Starter icon

    Starter

    Starter is yet another startup manager for Microsoft Windows (21 languages) As a primary purpose, Starter allows one to view and manage all the programs that are starting automatically whenever operating system is loading. It...

    Free Windows

    • Discontinued Last version, v5.6.2.9, was released on May 2009, but can be still downloaded from the official website.
  • Autorun Manager icon

    Autorun Manager

    "OSAM" (Online Solutions Autorun Manager) is a powerful and reliable tool for controlling the ‘cleanliness’ of components and applications that are automatically loaded or started under certain conditions without user’s...

    Free Windows

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  • Startup Manager (st-m) icon

    Startup Manager (st-m)

    A program that provides the possibility to manage the Windows startup procedure. It offers you the possibility to control which programs automatically start up and more.

    Open Source Windows

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  • StartupMonitor

    StartupMonitor is a small utility that runs transparently (it doesn't even use a tray icon) and notifies you when any program registers itself to run at system startup. It prevents annoying programs from registering themselves...

    Free Windows

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  • RunScanner icon

    RunScanner

    Runscanner is freeware combining the power of hijackthis, autoruns and other spyware, malware, junk scanners. RunScanner is a freeware windows system utility which scans your system for all running programs, autostart locations...

    Free Windows

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  • EasyCleaner icon

    EasyCleaner

    EasyCleaner is a small program which searches the Windows registry for entries that are pointing nowhere. EasyCleaner also lets you delete all kinds of unnecessary files such as temps and backups. You can search for duplicate files...

    Free Windows

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  • Argente StartUp Manager icon

    Argente StartUp Manager

    Argente - StartUp Manager is a utility that displays all the applications that start with Windows. Many applications, when installed, are configured to run automatically when you start Windows, which is not always necessary. ...

    Free Windows

  • AutoRunnerX, AutoRunnerU icon

    AutoRunnerX, AutoRunnerU

    Autorun of any files and launcher for portable USB flash drive software AutoRunnerX and AutoRunnerU are autorun-extensions for Windows (32/64bit).

    Free Personal Windows

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  • StartUpLite icon

    StartUpLite

    StartUpLite is a lightweight and simple to use application that allows you to speed up your system startup, safely and efficiently. The program allows you to disable or remove unnecessary startup entries from your computer. By using...

    Free Windows

  • Quick Startup icon

    Quick Startup

    When you turn on your computer certain applications, drivers, and services are automatically started at the beginning of each Windows session. The information that tells Windows to automatically start these items can be located in a...

    Free Windows

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  • MacCleanse icon

    MacCleanse

    MacCleanse is a powerful application geared towards purifying your system and reclaiming hard disk space. In only seconds, it can perform over fifty tasks which could take hours to perform manually. Safely uninstall applications, slim...

    Commercial Mac

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  • ESET SysInspector icon

    ESET SysInspector

    ESET SysInspector is a free, state of the art diagnostic tool for Windows systems. It is also an integral part of ESET Smart Security 4 and ESET NOD32 Antivirus 4. It peers into your operating system and captures details such as...

    Free Windows

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  • nCleaner icon

    nCleaner

    nCleaner contains an advanced system and application cleaner with over 90 cleaning items available, a Registry Cleaner, a Tweak Manager, an advanced Startup Manager, a Junk Finder, a Free Space Shredder, a System Resource Monitor, a...

    Free Personal Windows

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  • WhatInStartup icon

    WhatInStartup

    This utility displays the list of all applications that are loaded automatically when Windows starts up. For each application, the following information is displayed: Startup Type (Registry/Startup Folder), Command-Line String...

    Free Windows

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  • Xecutor icon

    Xecutor

    Work more efficiently by running programs at system startup and shutdown. You can specify different conditions, under which your programs should be started or you can activate programs at specific times or on specific days of the...

    Free Personal Windows

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  • Disable Startup icon

    Disable Startup

    Disable Startup is a free startup manager and monitoring program, it can scan all Windows Startups on your computer, and monitor all new startup items, helps you control, manage and optimize Windows Startup configuration. It can work...

    Free Windows

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  • Chameleon Startup Manager icon

    Chameleon Startup Manager

    Chameleon Startup Manager can control programs that run at Windows startup, which makes Windows start faster and operate with increased stability. Programs can be run according to various functions including startup order change...

    Freemium Windows

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  • Startup View icon

    Startup View

    Startup View is a Startup Program, Auto Shutdown Manager and Task Scheduler in one. This means you can make your PC boot faster, shut down your PC whenever you want and launch programs at any time and date.

    Commercial Windows

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  • StartupEye icon

    StartupEye

    StartupEye is a small utility that runs transparently and notifies you when any program registers itself to run at system startup. It prevents annoying programs from registering themselves behind your back. When you choose not to...

    Free Windows

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  • Mz StartUp Manager icon

    Mz StartUp Manager

    The Mz StartUp Manager application was designed to help users add new applications to startup menu or remove existing ones.

    Free Windows

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  • X-Ray My PC icon

    X-Ray My PC

    Is your PC unstable, slow or full of error messages? Find out whats bogging it down with X-Ray My PCs free system scanner. In just minutes, X-Ray My PC will deep scan your PC to locate hard to find information about your: System ...

    Free Windows

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  • MacTuneUp icon

    MacTuneUp

    Easily prevent system instability and speed up your Mac with a few simple steps. MacTuneUp quickly discovers and fixes problems, restores hard disk space, creates bootable disk backups, and maximizes Internet and network connections...

    Commercial Mac

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  • SpeedUpMyPC icon

    SpeedUpMyPC

    The problem: Is your PC getting slower? With so many different settings, files and processes to monitor, it is hard to identify just what is slowing you down, let alone implement the necessary technical adjustments to recover speed...

    Commercial Windows

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    • Warning The installer contains malware including adware and a trojan: https://www.virustotal.com/en/file/3c3e7e0deee989d9e651e57e6142ebb88096d4f22d8efbc731cbc19b942fada5/analysis/1478615234/

Autoruns Comments

Simply the best at what is does, it shows you everything yo ...

Comment by Xeogin
about Autoruns Jun 2011

Simply the best at what is does, it shows you everything you need to access and more. Great for both preventing things from running at start-up, and for removing extra menus you don't want to see. Also a virus-busting must.

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