Windows 10: auto start

  1.    25 Feb 2016 #1

    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.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


  2. Posts : 2,627
    Windows 10x64 Home Version 1803 (Build 17134) .48
       25 Feb 2016 #2

    boufant said: 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. Posts : 3,365
    64bit Win 10 Pro ver 1803 Build 17134.48 and W10 Insider Build 17672
       25 Feb 2016 #3

    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
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