1.    25 Feb 2016 #1
    Join Date : Feb 2016
    Posts : 3
    windows 10

    auto start


    hi all,

    I believe my gmail starts automatically when I turn on my pc.....I don't want it to.
    How do I set it up not to start automatically.

    Cheers

    mark.
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  2.    25 Feb 2016 #2
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Poole Dorset UK
    Posts : 2,563
    Windows 10 x64 Home Version(1709) Build16299.98

    Quote Originally Posted by boufant View Post
    hi all,

    I believe my gmail starts automatically when I turn on my pc.....I don't want it to.
    How do I set it up not to start automatically.

    Cheers

    mark.
    What makes you think it does but this may help you
    Autoruns for Windows
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  3.    25 Feb 2016 #3
    Join Date : Nov 2015
    Posts : 2,954
    64bit Win 10 Pro ver 1709 Build 16299.125

    Have a look in the Start-up tab of Task Manager and see if there is an entry for Gmail (which probably starts in a Browser or with a Mail app). If so you can disable it or check the following to remove:

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/2...dows-10-a.html
      My ComputersSystem Spec

 


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