|During Windows Startup, many programs are automatically started. Do not think that the "Start> program> Start" menu is all right. In fact, in Windows XP/2 K, there are many ways to enable Windows to automatically start the program, the following describes the two most important folders and eight registration keys.
1. Dedicated Startup folder of the current user
This is a common location for Automatic startup of many applications. All shortcuts for Windows Automatic startup in this folder. The User Startup Folder is generally in the \ Documents and Settings \ <username> \ "start" Menu \ Program \ Start, where "<username>" is the name of the currently logged-on user account.
2. Effective startup folders for all users
This is the second important position to find an Automatic startup program. No matter what identity the user uses to log on to the system, the shortcut to put the folder is always automatically started-this is the difference between it and the user-specific Startup Folder. This folder is generally in: \ Documents ents and Settings \ All Users \ Start Menu \ Program \ Start.
Iii. Load registration key
There is not much information about the registration key. In fact, it can also automatically start the program. Location:
Iv. userinit registration key
5. Explorer \ Run registration key
Unlike load and userinit, the Explorer \ Run key is in
6. runservicesonce registration key
The runservicesonce registration key is used to start the service program. the start time is before the user logs on and prior to other programs started by the registration key. The position of the runservicesonce registration key is:
VII. runservices registration key
The program specified by the runservices registration key runs immediately after the program specified by runservicesonce, but both run before the user logs on. Runservices is located:
8. runonce \ setup registration key
Runonce \ setup specifies the program run after the user logs on. Its location is:
9. runonce registration key
The installer usually uses the runonce key to automatically run the program. Its location is
10. Run registration key
Run is the most common registration key for automatically running programs. Its location is: