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  • Autoruns icon


    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...

    Free Windows

  • Startup Delayer icon

    Startup Delayer

    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. By delaying the...

    Freemium Windows

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  • MSConfig icon


    MSConfig, or Microsoft System Configuration Utility, is a utility to troubleshoot the Microsoft Windows startup process. MSConfig modifies which programs run at...

    Free Windows

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  • SlimCleaner icon


    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...

    Freemium $ $ $ Windows

    • Bundleware The installer contains adware and possibly other malware. Be careful during the installation:
  • Winpatrol icon


    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...

    Freemium Windows

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  • 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...

    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.

    Free Open Source Windows

    • Discontinued Last version released in 2008. See changes list at
  • Startup Control Panel icon

    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...

    Free Windows

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


    Displays persistent startup items (scripts, commands, binaries, etc.), that are set to execute automatically on OS X. .

    Free Mac OS X

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  • My Startup Delayer icon

    My Startup Delayer

    Improve the loading time of Windows by delaying the startup of programs! Every time you start Windows a lot of programs starts automatically making Windows really...

    Free Windows

  • Oolauncher icon


    Oolauncher is an application launching management. It gets auto-start applications from registry and start folders and starts them one by one. It offers much more...

    Free Windows

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    • Discontinued Website and app unavailable.
  • WhatInStartup icon


    This utility displays the list of all applications that are loaded automatically when Windows starts up. For each application, the following information is displayed:...

    Free Windows


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