How to Disable Startup Programs in Windows 10?

Disable Startup Programs

You might have noticed that sometimes Windows 10 loads lots of programs in its startup on its boot. Having lots of programs in Windows startup can slow down your system process. Therefore, in this article we will show you the procedure to disable startup programs in Windows 10.

For your information, whenever a user installs any program or software to the Windows 10, most of the programs are added to Windows 10 startup automatically which we never use at Windows startup.

As a result, when we turn on system, it takes a lot time to come up. In other words, we can say, it slows down the Windows 10 boot up process.

You can easily enhance the Windows 10 boot time by just disabling the unwanted programs or apps from the Windows 10 startup.

Disable Windows 10 Startup Programs

We are using Windows 10 for this article to show you the steps to disable startup programs.

Though, the following steps will work with Windows 8.1 and Windows 10 by using the same method as shown below:

Step 1. Open Windows task manager

There are many ways to launch Windows task manager. As of now you can right-click on the Windows Taskbar and click on the Task Manager option.

To know more tricks, checkout below article.

[Read: Open Task Manager in Windows – 9 Different Tricks]

open Windows 10 task manager

Step 2. Click More details to explore or expand task manager options.

expand windows 10 task manager

Step 3. In task manager Windows, click Startup Tab where you can see a long list of programs enabled for Windows startup.

Now you need to justify which program or app you do not want on Windows startup.

To disable startup programs on Windows, select the program one-by-one from the list that you want to stop. Right-click on it and choose option Disable

disable startup programs in Windows 10

Likewise, in the future, if you want any of the program to be enabled, just open Windows task manager -> select program and right-click then select Enable.

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