Windows 10: stop Notepad from running at startup

  1.    12 Nov 2016 #1

    stop Notepad from running at startup


    Notepad opens whenever I start my Dell EliteBook. I want to prevent Notepad from opening at this time. I've tried using the Startup tab in Task Manager and the Startup function in CCleaner. Does anyone have other fixes to suggest? I've attached screen capture to show my desktop after Startup.
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  2. Posts : 530
    Windows 10 Home
       12 Nov 2016 #2

    Cynthia Rullan,

    Welcome to the Forum!

    Take a look at the following, particularly Option 2 or Option 3:

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

    Option 2 will require this:
    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/9...dows-10-a.html
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