When Windows loads it's Startup file, it attempts to load every program in there at the same time. Therefore if you have quite a lot of programs starting when Windows starts, each program will try and grab CPU time so that it can load.
Ever wondered whether you could start programs on priority basis?Well Windows does allow one to configure which programs should execute during startup, but not the priority for each of them.If you ever wanted to prioritize startup programs then ‘Startup Delayer’ can come in handy.This free application will allow you to prioritize or delay program's execution when your computer boots.
You can download ‘Startup Delayer’ from here .Simply click the download button and select an appropriate location for the file to be saved.Once installation is completed follow the steps below.
- To add a program to the startup list,click the “Add’ button and browse for an application
- To delete an application from the list, select the application and press the [Delete] key.
- To delay a program, select it and select ‘Edit Program’.
- Select appropriate options and enter the delay time in the delay text box.
- Choose done , click ‘OK”
Os:Windows 98/ME/2000/XP/XP64/Vista|979KB|Freeware| Startup Delayer