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Glary Utilities

Glary Utilities offers numerous powerful and easy-to-use system tools and utilities to fix, speed up, maintain and protect your PC.

tags: Portable Bundleware 1-click-maintenance cleaner context-menu-entry-disable
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MSConfig, or Microsoft System Configuration Utility, is a utility to troubleshoot the Microsoft Windows startup process.

tags: system-administration configuration system-configuration config microsoft-config
platform: Windows

Ultimate Windows Context Menu Customizer

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tags: customization customize-windows context-menu-manager context-menu
platform: Windows


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tags: configuration-management daemon launchctl launchd launchd-frontend
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tags: task-management startup-manager boot startup-monitor sysinternals
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Startup Control Panel

Startup Control Panel is a nifty control panel applet that allows you to easily configure which programs run when your computer starts. Its simple ...

tags: Discontinued startup-manager control-panel
platform: Windows Discontinued

Autorun Manager

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tags: scanner startup-manager spyware malware-scanner autorun-manager
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Runscanner is freeware combining the power of hijackthis, autoruns and other spyware, malware, junk scanners.

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FCorp KickStart

Windows Startup and Services Manager

tags: Portable startup-manager startup-optimizer startup-program startups
platform: Windows


Starter is yet another startup manager for Microsoft Windows (21 languages)

tags: Discontinued Portable multi-language startup-manager
platform: Windows Discontinued


StartupMonitor is a small utility that runs transparently (it doesn't even use a tray icon) and notifies you when any program registers itself to r...

tags: startup-monitor
platform: Windows

Startup Manager (st-m)

As the name suggests, Startup Manager (aka st-m) is an open source startup manager for the Windows platform.

tags: Discontinued Portable application-launcher autorun autostart
platform: Windows Discontinued


MacCleanse is a powerful application geared towards purifying your system and reclaiming hard disk space. In only seconds, it can perform over fift...

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EasyCleaner is a small program which searches the Windows registry for entries that are pointing nowhere. EasyCleaner also lets you delete all kind...

tags: cleaner multi-language system-performance
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nCleaner contains an advanced system and application cleaner with over 90 cleaning items available, a Registry Cleaner, a Tweak Manager, an advance...

tags: registry-cleaner startup-manager tweaking cleaner remove-junk-file
platform: Windows