Boost your windows 7 and windows 8 speed by disabling useless services
In this post, i will list some windows services that can be disabled safely. Windows is a complex OS, provides lots of features and services. So for its functionality, it has a complex meshing of processes and services. Some start with the OS startup. Most of them are necessary for the functionality of the OS but some are useless for most of the users. may be they help to serve some other users.
Well I am listing some of them that can be safely stopped and more better to say , can be stopped from starting during system startup.
First how to locate and disable the services.
Step1. Open windows RUN. (Win + R)
Step2. Type there "msconfig.exe" without quotes.
a "System Configuration" window will open, select the "Service tab there."
Now i am listing some services that can be disabled safely without affecting your PC
- Windows Event log
- Smart Card
- Windows font cache service
- Office software protection platform
- Program compatibility assistant
- HomeGroup Provider
- Windows Media Player Network Sharing Service
- Network Access Protection Agent
- Remote access connection manager
- Print spooler
- HomeGroup Listener
- Smart Card Removal Policy
- Offline Files
- IP Helper
- WWAn AutoConfig
- Parental Controls
Note: Disable these services on your own risk.
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Shubham Pandey is a free time blogger and currently working in an IT company as a Lead Executive..