Category Archive: Startup Program Monitor

AnVir Task Manager

AnVir Task Manager is an award-winning solution that controls everything running on computer, removes Trojans, speeds up computer, and tweaks Windows. Free Version Features: Startup monitor: alerts on new startups, block undesired startup programs Check files on VirusTotal.com with 30+ antivirus engines Startup manager: manage all programs running on startup including services and Internet Explorer …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.darknessgate.com/2012/05/26/anvir-task-manager/

WinPatrol

WinPatrol’s top feature is how it monitors and allows you to review the programs that automatically launch when you start Windows. Any type of program determined to infect your system will most likely appear on Startup Programs list. This list is essential to detecting nasty software such as trojans, worms, spyware, adware or other programs that …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.darknessgate.com/2012/05/26/winpatrol/

StartupMonitor

StartupMonitor is a small utility that runs transparently (it doesn’t even use a tray icon) and notifies you when any program registers itself to run at system startup. It prevents annoying programs from registering themselves behind your back. StartupMonitor does not require Startup Control Panel, but it complements it nicely. When you choose not to …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.darknessgate.com/2012/05/26/startupmonitor/

Starter v5.6.2.9

Starter is yet another startup manager for Microsoft Windows As a primary purpose, Starter allows one to view and manage all the programs that are starting automatically whenever operating system is loading. It enumerates all the hidden registry entries, startup folders’ items and some of the initialization files, so that the user could choose to …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.darknessgate.com/2012/05/25/starter-v5-6-2-9/

Autoruns for Windows

This utility, which has the most comprehensive knowledge of auto-starting locations of any startup monitor, shows you what programs are configured to run during system bootup or login, and shows you the entries in the order Windows processes them. These programs include ones in your startup folder, Run, RunOnce, and other Registry keys. You can …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.darknessgate.com/2012/05/25/autoruns-for-windows/

FCleaner

FCleaner is a freeware all-in-one Windows disk and registry cleaning and optimization tool. It removes unused files and invalid registry entries that are eating up your disk space and slowing your system down, tweaks your system and allows your Windows to run faster. FCleaner can also protect your privacy such as Internet History, the Cookies …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://www.darknessgate.com/2012/05/19/fcleaner/