AutoRuns

AutoRuns

Appsreview Score:
97/100 Points
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Pros:

  • Autostart programs are neatly categorized into tabs for simplified classification
  • Successfully stop

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  • Autostart programs are neatly categorized into tabs for simplified classification
  • Successfully stops applications from initiating upon startup, even after every other method has failed.
  • Properties menu provides details about each AutoRun application
  • Navigate directly to the file system/registry location of any autostart item by using the toolbar button or jump menu
  • Hide Signed Entries – helps you distinguish between crucial system processes and stubborn third-party programs that continually load upon startup despite being removed from the Windows startup folder
  • Robust command-line interface available that lets you use simple keyboard commands to control every feature of the software
  • Comprehensive help documentation and user-friendly interface make it an ideal option for even the most novice computer user.

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Cons:

  • Some users find other more inclusive software like CCleaner to be preferable over Autoruns because

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  • Some users find other more inclusive software like CCleaner to be preferable over Autoruns because it is a basic application that only covers startup processes. On the other hand, some users prefer it for this reason, as its functionality specializes in stopping startup programs.

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Bottom Line:

Autoruns reveals every single program and process that launches automatically on your computer. It’s especially useful for detecting malware since almost every malicious program needs some way t

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Autoruns reveals every single program and process that launches automatically on your computer. It’s especially useful for detecting malware since almost every malicious program needs some way to launch automatically. Do be careful disabling startup items; you could destabilize Windows.

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EasyBCD

EasyBCD

Appsreview Score:
98/100 Points
User Rating

Pros:

  • Powerful, feature-rich utility for managing Windows boot options.
  • Adds bootable CD images to the boot menu.
  • Repairs damaged boot information. Elegant menus.

Cons:

  • Slightly under-documented.

Bottom Line:

An essential boot-management utility for any advanced Windows user.