Autorun Manager Alternatives

    Autorun Manager is described as '"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 consent' and is an app in the Security & Privacy category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Autorun Manager for Windows and PortableApps.com. The best alternative is Autoruns, which is free. Other great apps like Autorun Manager are MSConfig (Free), Autorun Organizer (Free), SlimCleaner (Freemium) and FCorp Image Hijacker (Free).

    This page was last updated Oct 12, 2020

      • 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.
    1. MSConfig, or Microsoft System Configuration Utility, is a utility to troubleshoot the Microsoft Windows startup process.


    2. 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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    3. 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: Forum

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    4. Image Hijacker is a small and easy to use application that allows you to run a program via another one to hide it from prying eyes. You can also use this program to "BLOCK Unwanted Programs" ( Updater, Malware, Keylogger, etc ).

      Discontinued

      Development of FCorp Software has been discontinued in 2016. Last version of Image Hijacker, released in April 2016, can be still downloaded from SoftPedia.



    5. 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.

      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      When you turn on your computer certain applications, drivers, and services are automatically started at the beginning of each Windows session.
    6. USB Autorun of any files and launcher for portable USB flash drive software - AutoRunnerX for Windows
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    7. This utility displays the list of all applications that are loaded automatically when Windows starts up.
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    8. 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.
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