How do I "reset Start up Programs" to Windows 7 default

How do I reset the start up programs to the Widows 7 default

Hi Sbodea43,


1.       What exactly you want startup program to appear?

2.       How exactly did you make change in startup programs?


Follow the suggestions listed below for a possible fix:


Method 1: You may follow these steps to reset the startup programs to default settings:


a.       Click Start and then right-click on Start Menu and select Properties

b.      Click on Customize


Note: You may also scroll all the way down and check the "Sort All Programs menu by name" item.


c.       Click on Use default settings.


This will reset the startup programs to default settings.


Method 2: You may also refer the section “Step 2: Determine what is causing the problem” from the below mentioned article for performing Clean Boot for “startup items” and check if that helps.


How to perform a clean boot to troubleshoot a problem in Windows Vista or Windows 7


Note: After troubleshooting, make sure to set the computer to start as usual as mentioned in Step 7 from the KB article mentioned above.


Let us know if this helps.


1 person was helped by this reply


Did this solve your problem?

Sorry this didn't help.

Great! Thanks for marking this as the answer.

How satisfied are you with this reply?

Thanks for your feedback, it helps us improve the site.

How satisfied are you with this response?

Thanks for your feedback.


Question Info

Last updated June 18, 2019 Views 9,890 Applies to: