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Chameleon Startup Manager Alternatives

Chameleon Startup Manager is described as 'can control programs that run at Windows startup, which makes Windows start faster and operate with increased stability' and is an app in the os & utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Chameleon Startup Manager for Windows and PortableApps.com. The best alternative is Autoruns, which is free. Other great apps like Chameleon Startup Manager are Startup Delayer, Autorun Organizer, Winpatrol and WhatInStartup.

Chameleon Startup Manager alternatives are mainly System Cleaners but may also be Application Launchers or File Shredders. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Chameleon Startup Manager.
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  • FreemiumProprietary
  • Windows

Chameleon Startup Manager can control programs that run at Windows startup, which makes Windows start faster and operate...

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  1. Autoruns icon

    Autoruns

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • PortableApps.com

    Autoruns shows you what programs are configured to run during system bootup or login, and shows you the entries in the order Windows processes them. These programs include ones in your startup folder, Run, RunOnce, and other Registry keys.

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  2. Startup Delayer icon

    Startup Delayer

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    Startup Delayer gives you the power to optimize your Startup Process by delaying applications from starting up as soon as you log into your computer.

    Discontinued

    has not been updated since 2015.

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  3. Autorun Organizer icon

    Autorun Organizer

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Free startup manager for Windows. Options include: disabling startup entries, custom startup delay for each startup entry, virus scan for each startup entry, undo options for changes made to startup entries, ...

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  4. Winpatrol icon

    Winpatrol

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    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!

    Discontinued

    No update since 2017, website certificate is expired, twitter account is inactive and they seem not to be answering support requests.

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  5. WhatInStartup icon

    WhatInStartup

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    This utility displays the list of all applications that are loaded automatically when Windows starts up.

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  6. Starter icon

    Starter

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Starter is yet another startup manager for Microsoft Windows (21 languages).

    Discontinued

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

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  7. SlimCleaner icon

    SlimCleaner

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    SlimCleaner is a freeware PC maintenance program that uses crowd-sourced feedback to make up-to-date optimization recommendations for users. In many ways it's like other cleaning apps.

    Bundleware

    The installer contains adware and possibly other malware. Be careful during the installation: https://alternativeto.net/discussions/applications/11718/be-careful-in-the-installation/

    The push-button scan for SlimCleaner
  8. Startup Control Panel icon

    Startup Control Panel

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    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 valuable tool for system administrators!

    Discontinued

    No longer any link to app download.

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  9. FCorp KickStart icon

    FCorp KickStart

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Windows Startup and Services Manager.

    Discontinued

    Development of FCorp Software has been discontinued in 2016. Last version of KickStart, released in December 2015, can be still downloaded from SoftPedia.

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  10. Startup Manager (st-m) icon

    Startup Manager (st-m)

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    A program that provides the possibility to manage the Windows startup procedure.

    Discontinued

    Last version released in 2008. See changes list at http://startupmanager.org/

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