How startup applications are configred on your Windows system

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How startup applications are configred on your Windows system?

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If you follow our Listing Startup Application tutorial, you will see that there are 3 types of values in the Location column that represend 3 ways of how startup applications are configure:

  • Registry - Startup applications can be configured in system registry in locations like: HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run
  • Common startup - Startup applications can be configured in the common login profile area: C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programs\Startup
  • Startup - Startup applications can be configured in your own login profile area: C:\Documents and Settings\your_login\Start Menu\Programs\Startup

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