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  1.    28 May 2017 #10

    Is there an easy way to define a few profiles with services deactivated, and then to switch profile before restarting?For example

    Profile normal: as is

    Profile online gaming (deactivate all update services such as Office, Google, windows update, file indexing,

    Profile offline gaming ( = online gaming - networking -defender - ...)

    Profile music production (network deactivated, wifi deactivated, bluetooth deactivated, and on and on. Only the minimal)
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       28 May 2017 #11

    Hello Sil, and welcome to Ten Forums. :)

    I suppose that you could create some .bat files for this purpose with each one using commands to start/enable OR stop/disable the services you want.
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       20 Jul 2017 #12

    This tutorial has been updated to add Option 6 and 7 to check status, start, stop, restart, disable, and enable Services in PowerShell. :)
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  4.    13 May 2018 #13

    Hello, uh, I'm here because of the "XtuService" thing I can't seem to delete, even with the command prompt as admin.
    So, I went to "HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE", then in Services I found XTU3SERVICE. I think it's what I'm looking for, but what do I do now ? I'm not really a "pro" with this type of stuff ^^'
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       13 May 2018 #14

    Hello Pixelia, :)

    If you have already uninstalled Intel Extreme Tuning Utility and the service is not currently running, then you should be able to right click on the XTU3SERVICE key, click on Delete, and Yes to approve to remove it.
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  6.    2 Weeks Ago #15

    Help me with my task scheduler pls


    My task scheduler service is set to automatic but when i start it it says that it started then stopped even when all the dependencies are running . i tryed every thing on the internet scan on the cmd, repair windows , changing the regedit ... nothing works and it's bothering me alot because i can't download geforce experience or defrag a hard disk please help me
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       2 Weeks Ago #16

    Schurkee said: View Post
    My task scheduler service is set to automatic but when i start it it says that it started then stopped even when all the dependencies are running . i tryed every thing on the internet scan on the cmd, repair windows , changing the regedit ... nothing works and it's bothering me alot because i can't download geforce experience or defrag a hard disk please help me

    Hello Schorkee, and welcome to Ten Forums.

    Just to verify, did you already try downloading and merging the .reg file for Task Scheduler in the tutorial below to see if restoring its default registry entries may help?

    Restore Default Services in Windows 10 | Windows 10 Tutorials
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  8.    2 Weeks Ago #17

    i just did it and still teh same problem
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       2 Weeks Ago #18

    Schurkee said: View Post
    i just did it and still teh same problem
    In that case, you may need to either reset or clean install Windows 10.

    This will wipe everything out, so be sure to back up anything you do not want to lose first if you decide to do either one.

    Reset Windows 10 | Windows 10 Tutorials

    Clean Install Windows 10 | Windows 10 Tutorials
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  10.    2 Weeks Ago #19

    I did it when this problem first started but it fixed it for only one day
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