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Speed up your Windows startup with these tricks

Speed up your Windows startup with these tricks

Do you know that you can speed up Windows startup without using third-party tools? Today, we are going to share with you several tricks which will allow you to reduce the startup time and make your Windows boot faster. Some of them are quite simple, and some of them might be new for you.

How Task Manager calculates “Startup Impact” of Apps

If you are a Windows 8 user, you must have observed that the new Task Manager has a Startup tab to manage applications loaded at startup. It includes an interesting "Startup impact" column:

Task Manager in WIndows 8

I would like to explain to you what exactly the "startup impact" values mean and how they are calculated for every application.