How do I check what is running in the background with Vista Ultimate? TIA!!!

Discussion in 'Windows Vista General Discussion' started by AnyWhere, May 8, 2007.

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    AnyWhere Guest

    AnyWhere, May 8, 2007
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  2. Right click the task bar and select Task Manager
    Mike Brannigan, May 8, 2007
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  3. Please do not post the the entire message in the subject line. Many
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    Ronnie Vernon MVP, May 9, 2007
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    Lang Murphy Guest

    Lang Murphy, May 9, 2007
  5. If you mean what services are running in the background, open the start menu,
    then right-click my computer. Select manage. Expand services and
    applications, then click services. Anything that says started is running in
    the background. To configure what stuff you want running in the background,
    right click any of the services and selct properties. To configure which of
    these you want started at startup, press <Windows Key> <r> and type
    "msconfig". Then go to startup items and services.
    linuxcrazyman, May 9, 2007
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    Blue Angel Guest

    Thanks for the info and sorry for the long subject.
    Blue Angel, May 10, 2007
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