XP and msconfig settings

Click Start and click Run, type msconfig, then click OK.

You will see something like the image below :


On General tab you can select one of this :

  1. Normal startup: load all device drivers and services
  2. Diagnostic startup: load basic devices and services only
  3. Selective startup: your own settings

Launch System Restore: create a restore point or restore back to a restore point.

Services will show on another tab named services. This tab allows to set up the startup of these services.


Now press Restart.


You must be careful about what programs you started and what not.

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