Download Startup Tools - Best Software & Apps

  • StartUp Control Panel

    2.8

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Easy, simple start-up control

    7
    39 votes
    • PROS: Light on resources, Makes start-up programs very easy to manage
    • CONS: Outdated appearance
  • PC Speed Up

    3.9.15

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    PC Speed Up is a tool to optimize your PC

    6
    467 votes
    • PROS: startup and background programs optimization
    • CONS: software does not have many configuration options
  • Startup Booster

    2.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Start your day with the right gear with Startup Booster

    6
    30 votes
    • PROS: Easy step-by-step wizard to follow
    • CONS: Doesn’t automatically boost the BIOS section
  • System Explorer

    4.1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Full featured task manager

    9
    214 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
  • System Ninja

    3.1.5

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Clean junk files and save hard drive space

    8
    123 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
  • Startup Optimizer

    1.6

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Want to know what is loaded on your PC when you start Windows?

    7
    29 votes
    • Startup Delayer

      3.0.307

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Make PC startup easy

      8
      30 votes
      • Microsoft BootVis

        1.3.36.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Faster startup for your computer

        7
        60 votes
        • Startup Master

          3.0.238.2

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          FREE Windows Startup Manager and Optimizer

          8
          4 votes
          • GAG

            4.10

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Boot manager that loads on startup

            9
            38 votes
            • Startup Inspector for Windows

              2.2

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows

              Know more about your PC

              6
              11 votes
              • Pro PC Cleaner

                3.2.1

                License
                free Download
                Platform
                Windows

                Drastically increase startup speed and computer responsiveness, and eliminate crashes and error messages.

                7
                33 votes
                • Quick StartUp

                  2.9.0.823

                  License
                  free Download
                  Platform
                  Windows

                  Control the programs that run on Windows startup

                  6
                  18 votes
                  • 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
                  • Auto Mute

                    2.7

                    License
                    free Download
                    Platform
                    Windows

                    Kill all startup and shutdown sounds on your PC

                    6
                    5 votes
                    • PROS: Effective, Automatic, Good, simple settings
                    • CONS: Sounds can be muted in Windows settings
                  • 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
                  • StartUpLite

                    1.07

                    License
                    free Download
                    Platform
                    Windows

                    Delete unwanted apps from Windows startup list

                    8
                    2 votes
                    • PROS: No installation required, Simple to use
                    • CONS: No undo or backup option
                  • Start My Day

                    1.0

                    License
                    free Download
                    Platform
                    Windows

                    Automatically open programs, websites and music on PC startup

                    -
                    No votes yet
                    • PROS: Launch programs, open websites and play music, Light on system resources
                    • CONS: Only works with IE bookmarks, Still a bit buggy
                  • Chameleon Startup Manager

                    3.4.0.759

                    License
                    buy Download
                    Platform
                    Windows

                    Check applications that run at Windows startup

                    -
                    No votes yet
                    • PROS: Two working modes, Good for optimizing speed
                    • CONS: Cluttered interface, Extra tools not that useful
                  • Autorun Action Flash

                    8.0

                    License
                    buy Download
                    Platform
                    Windows

                    Easily create autorun CDs that load a custom image on startup

                    -
                    No votes yet
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