1. Joined : Aug 2016
    Posts : 3
    Windows 10 Professional
       04 Aug 2016 #1

    Service is Started on Restart but Service Set to Disabled

    Service is Started on Restart but Service Set to Disabled

    I am new to WIN10, and I find this behavior puzzling. I have set the service "Microsoft Office Click-to-Run Service" to Disabled because I can't stand using OneDrive and OneDrive (Office 2013 version) will autostart. So, I use a utility program (SC) to (1) Enable ClickToRunSvc service, (2) Start the Service, and (3) Disable the service (sc config ClickToRunSvc start= disabled).

    Then I start the Microsoft programs as usual (Office365). When finished, I shut down the computer using the Windows menu item "Start", Power, Shutdown.

    When I turn the computer back on and log in, the ClickToRunSvc is running again even though the service status is DISABLED?

    It's as if the shutdown is not a true shutdown but in fact a hibernate or a "shutdown.exe /s /hybrid".

    However, if I stop the ClickToRunSvc before shutting down, it is still stopped on the next boot -- but if it is running (started) when I shut down or restart, the restart allows the ClickToRunSvc to be running again.

    Can anyone explain why this behavior in WIN10 is different than WIN7 ? In WIN7, I could leave ClickToRunSvc running at shutdown and it would not be able to start itself until my batch file started it up (enable, start, disable).
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  2. Joined : Aug 2016
    Posts : 3
    Windows 10 Professional
       08 Sep 2016 #2

    Resolved. The default "Shutdown" button was performing a hybrid shutdown only, vs. a CMD shutdown.exe command.

    To turn off the default of hybrid "Shutdown", reverse the instructions viewed at this link: Enable This Setting to Make Windows 10 Boot Up Faster
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


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