What pages open when you start Chrome?

Google Chrome has about 63% of the market for internet browsers* So, there’s a good chance that you use it and, judging from my experience with my own IT support clients, there’s a good chance that you haven’t made many changes to make it behave more how you would like. So, here are just a …
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Startup Items and Msconfig

In a recent post – – I mentioned that there are several ways that programs can be started automatically and that an entry in the msconfig file is one such way. Let’s look at that in detail. In general, the more programs your computer has open then the slower it is likely to be and …
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Load Programs at Startup

In Windows, there are several ways in which a program can be set to start automatically when the system is started. These include: An entry in the Startup folder An entry in the msconfig file An entry in the registry Today, we are only interested in adding or removing items from the Startup folder. We …
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