How can I stop programs from loading every time I boot up Windows 8?

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How do you keep unnecessary programs from starting when you boot up Windows 8 to shorten start-up time?

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jimlynch
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Here's an article with details and screenshots of how to disable startup programs in Windows 8:

http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/how-to/windows/3446457/stop-programs-launchin...

"Stop programs automatically loading when you boot your Windows 8 PC or laptop and it will launch a lot quicker. Here's how to launch your Windows 8 PC faster by removing unwanted programs from the bootup process."

riffin
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Open the Task Manager and select the startup tab. Then just right click on the unwanted program and disable it.

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