Recommendations on Startup Programs on Windows 8

Q

Can I get recommendations on startup programs for my Windows 8 system?

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A

Here is a list of commonly seen startup programs on Windows 8 system with recommendations whether to keep, disable to delete them:

Adobe REader and Acrobat Manager - AdobeARM - disable it
Alps Pointing-device Driver - Apoint.exe - keep it
Btmshell - - keep it
CyberLink MediaLibrary Service - CLMLSvc_p2B8.exe - disable it
CyberLink Virtual Drive - VirtualDrive.exe - disable it
Delayed launcher - IAStoriconLaunch.exe - keep it
hkcmd Module - hkcmd.exe - keep it
IDT PC Audio - sttray.exe - disable it
igfxTray Module - igfstreay.exe - keep it
Java(TM) Update Scheduler - jusched.exe - disable it
McAfee Security Scanner Scheduler - SSScheduler.exe - disable it
Microsoft Windows Based Script Host - wscript.exe - disable it
Microsoft Office XP component - OSA.EXE - disable it
persistence Module - igfxpers.exe - keep it
PowerDVD RC Service - PDVD10Serv.exe - disable it
QuickSet - quickset.exe - keep it
quickstart.exe - disable it
Skype - Skype.exe - disable it

 

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