What utility can manage the startup process?

The Windows startup process can become slower as new applications are installed that launch automatically when Windows starts. Which utility can help you manage the applications that run during the startup process?

A) Event Viewer

B) msconfig

C) Device Manager

D) Task Manager

The answer: B) msconfig

The msconfig utility can change boot options, launch other troubleshooting utilities, and manage which applications start with just a few clicks of the mouse.

Want to know more? Watch “Diagnostic Utilities and Tools .”

There are numerous utilities that can assist with the diagnosing of problems in the Windows operating system. In this video, we’ll work with the Task Manager, Device Manager, Event Viewer, MSCONFIG utility, Remote Desktop, System File Checker, Registry Editor, and demonstrate the features of the Computer Management console.