To disable programs that load at boot you will need to open Windows Task Manager.
There are a few way to open the Windows Task Manager.
- Press Ctrl + Alt + Delete and click on Task Manager to open.
- Press Ctrl + Shift + Esc to open the Task Manger.
- Right Click on the Taskbar and select Task Manager.
- Type Task Manager in the search box on the Taskbar and click Task Manager to open it.
Once your got Windows Task Manager open, click on the Startup tab.
In the Startup tab you will see all the programs installed on your computer that have been allowed to start at boot.
To disable a program to start at boot right-click the program you don’t want starting at boot and select disable.
It’s really that simple.