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Windows Defender and startup items…
In the Windows Defender options there is something called Software Explorer. You can use this to view, enable, and disable startup items. Please note that you will need to be on an account with
Administrator credentials to make these changes.
Using Windows Defender to block or allow startup items…
1.Click Start, click All Programs, and then click
2.Click Tools, and then click
3.Next to Category select
4.Locate the program you want to unblock, in the left pane, and then select it.
5.In the right pane click on the
6.Restart the computer, and the previously blocked program will no longer be blocked on startup.