Download Startup Manager - Best Software & Apps

  • Free Alarm Clock

    4.0.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Set up multiple customizable alarms on Windows

    7
    822 votes
    • PROS: Attractive minimalist interface, Built-in alarm sounds, Lets you use custom audio files
    • CONS: May be too simple for some users
  • Glary Utilities

    5.72

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Great utility kit for PC maintenance

    8
    3173 votes
    • PROS: Excellent selection of utilities, Convenient category organization, Great interface, very easy to use
    • CONS: No configuration settings in some tools, No dedicated assistant for Firefox
  • Norton Internet Security

    22.9

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    An online security protection suite from Symantec

    7
    3879 votes
    • PROS: Complete suite , Usable and easy to configure , Powerful scan engine , Includes a startup manager, Protects personal data, passwords and credit cards
    • CONS: Installation a bit long , Some advanced features are hidden
  • SlimCleaner

    4.0.30878

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Community-supported PC cleaning and optimization

    7
    193 votes
    • PROS: Thorough, accurate system cleaner, Based on community knowledge, Includes app uninstaller and data shredder
    • CONS: Many items don't have a rating yet, Few configuration options
  • AutoRuns

    11.50

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Find all the programs that start when Windows is loaded

    8
    172 votes
    • PROS: Many ways to filter your results, Additional program information is provided with one click
    • CONS: Help file does not open
  • AML Free Registry Cleaner

    4.22

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Analyse and correct critical errors in your registry

    7
    70 votes
    • PROS: Simple but effective cleaner, Feature filters, Wizards guide you through setup
    • CONS: Doesn't pick up all malicious entries, Needs to be used with care when configuring filters
  • System Explorer

    4.1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Symbian

    Full featured task manager

    9
    213 votes
    • PROS: Complete system analysis, Includes links to obtain more information, Extra tools to manage startup items and browser add-ons
    • CONS: None worth mentioning
  • Synei System Utilities

    2.00

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Synei System Utilities

    8
    19 votes
    • StartUp Control Panel

      2.8

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Easy, simple start-up control

      7
      35 votes
      • PROS: Light on resources, Makes start-up programs very easy to manage
      • CONS: Outdated appearance
    • Norton Security Premium

      22.9

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows

      An online security protection suite from Symantec

      7
      2159 votes
      • PROS: Complete suite , Usable and easy to configure , Powerful scan engine , Includes a startup manager, Protects personal data, passwords and credit cards
      • CONS: Installation a bit long , Some advanced features are hidden
    • HijackThis

      2.0.4

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Check for browser-based malware

      8
      274 votes
      • PROS: Clear and easy to use, Backs up and logs everything, Information on each element, Contains extra tools
      • CONS: Pretty ugly, Easy to delete necessary elements
    • System Ninja

      3.1.5

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Clean junk files and save hard drive space

      8
      117 votes
      • PROS: Easy to use, Includes startup manager and process manager
      • CONS: Doesn't back up before deleting, Not as full-featured as other similar tools
    • Starter

      5.6.2.9

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      View and manage all applications starting automatically with Windows

      8
      39 votes
      • RunScanner

        1.6.3.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Freeware malware spyware and junk analyzer

        7
        17 votes
        • PROS: Fast, thorough system analysis, Nice extra tools, No installation required
        • CONS: Help system is only available online
      • WinPatrol

        34.11.2016.17

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Control the installation and execution of programs on your PC

        9
        143 votes
        • PC Reviver

          2.0.0.44

          License
          buy Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Safely repair, optimize and maintain your PC

          3
          43 votes
          • Startup Master

            3.0.238.2

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            FREE Windows Startup Manager and Optimizer

            8
            4 votes
            • Turbo Service Manager

              1.1

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows

              Manage your Windows Services processes

              10
              2 votes
              • PROS: Each service process is described, Easy to apply filters, Includes a 64 bit version, Stand alone
              • CONS: Not appropriate for beginners
            • System Ninja Portable

              2.1.0.0

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows

              A portable, simpler alternative to CCleaner

              8
              23 votes
              • PROS: No installation required, Easy to use, Includes startup manager and process manager
              • CONS: Doesn't create backup copies, Not as full-featured as other similar tools
            • My Faster PC

              5.3.10.44

              License
              buy Download
              Platform
              Windows

              A quick fix for your PC

              6
              25 votes
              • PROS: Schedule scans, Easy to use, Startup manager
              • CONS: Some options are not program tools, Configuration options not very advanced, No system restore facility
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