Windows start up list is one of the most important aspects as too many start up entries will make Windows boot slow. Many apps while installing adds up an entry to the start up list without your knowledge. Startup Eye is a freeware app for Windows which can monitor the Windows start-up registry, so that any changes made to this list will be notified to you. It prevents annoying programs from registering themselves behind your back.
Whenever a program adds an entry, this app notifies you and then you can either scan the file before adding it or delete it.
The app works in the background and monitors your start up registry. The tool works with modern versions of Windows through XP, Vista, Windows 7, Server 2003-2008.
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