Most applications have options in their settings to be run on startup but some don't have. What if you want your favorite app to run on startup?
These instructions will help you to automatically run applications on Windows Startup and are applicable to Windows 10 but it may be applied to other Windows versions.
Here are the steps on how to make an application run on startup:
Here are the ways to check if your apps are running on startup, you may also see all the apps that have options to be enabled/disabled from running automatically on startup:
Please note that some apps are required or needed (by other apps) so disabling them might affect the operation of other apps. Be sure to check if your applications are running perfectly after doing any changes.
Since some apps do not have an option to be run on startup, you can still make it run by manually adding it to the Startup folder. You can navigate to C:\Users\Profile Name\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Startup. But here is another way to get to the Startup folder:
Place the app shortcut in the Startup folder:
To verify if the app is added to Startup, follow the Checking and Enabling Apps instructions above.
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