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Hi,

I have a question,

1. I have observed that If I open multiple Word documents (4/5) simultaneously, at times one may display it's icon as a blank notepad like, vs Word icon?

2. Could the reason be that I am opening them too soon OR W11/ MS Off issue OR could it be related to the latest Brave browser.....just a thought?


Hoping to hear from you as always.

Thanks.

sfc/scan is fine.

The laptop isn't that old and has decent specs.....

I just experimented, that IF I open even 20 MS Word documents BUT after giving a while to the laptop after a reboot I don't get a single blank under Recommended.

To sum I think a booting up of the laptop is taking a toll like OneDrive (which I don't use), when it's over than it's fine.:confused:
 
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How to check and disable unnecessary startup load :confused:
 

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How to check and disable unnecessary startup load :confused:
Hard to follow your threads when you keep replying to them but on this one go to Task Manager then the Startup tab.
 

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Hard to follow your threads when you keep replying to them but on this one go to Task Manager then the Startup tab.
Here.....
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You don't need all that stuff in Startup.
The only ones you "need" would be Macrium, Realtek and possibly Intel Graphics Command Center.
I see you have most disabled already. :-)

I don't recognize the Intel one, as I am on AMD/Nvidia build. But it "sounds" like you may need that in Startup.
I also don't have that MaxxAudio, so I can't comment on that.





Also... don't forget, that many of the Windows Services are set to "automatic (delayed start)" setting in Services.
What this means is that, after you boot a computer some things will be a little strange for the first 5 minutes or so.
 

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You don't need all that stuff in Startup.
The only ones you "need" would be Macrium, Realtek and possibly Intel Graphics Command Center.

I don't recognize the Intel one, as I am on AMD/Nvidia build. But it "sounds" like you may need that in Startup.

Also... don't forget, that many of the Windows Services are set to automatic (delayed) setting in Services.
What this means is that, after you boot a computer some things will be a little strange for the first 5 minutes or so.

Thanks for explaining. Ill keep the 3 you mentioned and disable the rest.

Regards!
 

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Disabled OneDrive too on startup....is that fine?

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Thanks for explaining. Ill keep the 3 you mentioned and disable the rest.

Regards!


I noticed all your posts this morning.
Don't do like I sometimes do and... over-worry about things.

Give the comp a few minutes to "get it together" after you turn it on, and for the rest...
just run sfc /scamnnow and DISM... Restore Health every now and then.

I know I rant about Microsoft every now and then, but with Windows 10 and 11.... the operating system does a pretty good job of looking after itself. :cool:

A little CCleaner every day, and a backup before major changes, and you should be fine.
 

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I noticed all your posts this morning.
Don't do like I sometimes do and... over-worry about things.

Give the comp a few minutes to "get it together" after you turn it on, and for the rest...
just run sfc /scamnnow and DISM... Restore Health every now and then.

I know I rant about Microsoft every now and then, but with Windows 10 and 11.... the operating system, does a pretty good job of looking after itself. :-)

Does the startup look fine? :confused: OR should I keep OneDrive enabled? I don't use it …

Thanks.

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Does the startup look fine? :confused: OR should I keep OneDrive enabled? I don't use it …

Thanks.

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That is a personal choice... in my case... I just remove what in my opinion is MS bloat.
Check this REVO screen shot of the Windows Apps I "don't" remove, in W10 and W11...


00000 REVO - Win 11-10.png


I waited a while to be sure and then removed "Power Automate" as well.
Note: I don't use Widgets at all, so there may be a few Windows Apps that may affect Widgets, if removed.

I'm on a stand alone, un-sharing, un-Xboxing, un-Teams, and un-- Cortana, OneDrive, Widgets, etc., computer. :-)
 

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Here is what I see.....posting for your expert comments.

Would uninstalling Power Automate help improve performance?

Thanks again.


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You mean you'd uninstall all W11 apps that I posted in the 3 attachments?

Thnks.


That picture I posted in post #10, is of the only things that I left installed.
I removed everything else. But that's what IIIIIIII wanted. You have to do your own "personalizations".
The items remaining in my pic above, should definitely be left alone.

If you want to mess with REVO and Windows Apps... make a fresh, full backup, then start with the obvious ones that YOU don't want.
If you break something you DO use, then restore from your backup and try again.
But you have to customize your REVO work, do your wants.

The things I didn't remove, I am pretty sure are necessary for basic Windows 11 functionality.
Pssst (looks both ways)... I even removed EDGE !!

Well, technically I don't "need Paint or Paint 3D, but I figured I'd leave them for emergencies.
I use Paintshop Pro 7.04, but sometimes I need a screen shot of Paint for posting purposes.
And Paint 3D can do some pretty cool things, if I ever decide to learn to do them. :cool:


In place of WMP I use Foobar2000 (just for music) and VLC Media Player (for anything video related).
 
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    ASUS M2N32-SLI Deluxe Wireless Edition
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    TWIN2X2048-6400C4DHX (2 x 1GB, DDR2 800)
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    EVGA 256-P2-N758-TR GeForce 8600GT SSC
    Sound Card
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    ViewSonic G90FB Black 19" Professional (CRT)
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    up to 2048 x 1536
    Hard Drives
    WD 36GB 10,000rpm Raptor SATA
    Seagate 80GB 7200rpm SATA
    Lite-On LTR-52246S CD/RW
    Lite-On LH-18A1P CD/DVD Burner
    PSU
    PC Power & Cooling Silencer 750 Quad EPS12V
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    Generic Beige case, 80mm fans
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    ZALMAN 9500A 92mm CPU Cooler
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    Logitech Optical M-BT96a
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    Logitech Classic Keybooard 200
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    http://www.xtremesystems.org/forums/showthread.php?183088-5000-B-E-on-M2N32-SLI-Dlx-Overclocked&p=2891724#post2891724

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That picture I posted in post #10, is of the only things that I left installed.
I removed everything else. But that's what IIIIIIII wanted. You have to do your own "personalizations".
The items remaining in my pic above, should definitely be left alone.

If you want to mess with REVO and Windows Apps... make a fresh, full backup, then start with the obvious ones that YOU don't want.
If you break something you DO use, then restore from your backup and try again.
But you have to customize your REVO work, do your wants.

The things I didn't remove, I am pretty sure are necessary for basic Windows 11 functionality.

Well, technically I don't "need Paint or Paint 3D, but I figured I'd leave them for emergencies.
I use Paintshop Pro 7.04, but sometimes I need a screen shot of Paint for posting purposes.
And Paint 3D can do some pretty cool things, if I ever decide to learn to do them. :cool:


Thanks for the expert reply, I would create a full back up and uninstall 1/2 apps at one time, with my shallow knowledge start with Xbox, probably on my day off.

Thanks again!
 

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    Dell Inspirion 5510
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    core 17 11th gen
    Memory
    16 GB DDR4 @3200 MHz
    Hard Drives
    1 TB SSD M.2 NVMe
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    Dell Premier Multi-Device Wireless Keyboard and Mouse – KM7321W
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    Brave.
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    Edifier speakers. (Thanks to @Edwin).
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    XPS Special Edition
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    32 GB, 2 x 16 GB, DDR4, 2933 MHz, dual channel
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Thanks for the expert reply, I would create a full back up and uninstall 1/2 apps at one time, with my shallow knowledge start with Xbox, probably on my day off.

Thanks again!


Yeah... I spent 1-3 weeks going through the Windows Apps.
If I wasn't sure, I googled: Can I remove xxxxxxx, etc.

I don't have very many regular programs either...

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    Asus Pro WS X570-ACE (BIOS 4201)
    Memory
    G.Skill (F4-3200C14D-16GTZKW)
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    EVGA RTX 2070 (08G-P4-2171-KR)
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    Realtek ALC1220P / ALC S1220A
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    Dell U3011 30"
    Screen Resolution
    2560 x 1600
    Hard Drives
    2x Samsung 860 EVO 500GB,
    WD 4TB Black FZBX - SATA III,
    WD 8TB Black FZBX - SATA III,
    DRW-24B1ST CD/DVD Burner
    PSU
    PC Power & Cooling 750W Quad EPS12V
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    Cooler Master ATCS 840 Tower
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    CM Hyper 212 EVO (push/pull)
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    Ducky DK9008 Shine II Blue LED
    Mouse
    Logitech Optical M-100
    Internet Speed
    100/100
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    Firefox (latest)
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    Bitdefender Internet Security
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    ASUS M2N32-SLI Deluxe Wireless Edition
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    TWIN2X2048-6400C4DHX (2 x 1GB, DDR2 800)
    Graphics card(s)
    EVGA 256-P2-N758-TR GeForce 8600GT SSC
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    Onboard
    Monitor(s) Displays
    ViewSonic G90FB Black 19" Professional (CRT)
    Screen Resolution
    up to 2048 x 1536
    Hard Drives
    WD 36GB 10,000rpm Raptor SATA
    Seagate 80GB 7200rpm SATA
    Lite-On LTR-52246S CD/RW
    Lite-On LH-18A1P CD/DVD Burner
    PSU
    PC Power & Cooling Silencer 750 Quad EPS12V
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    Generic Beige case, 80mm fans
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    ZALMAN 9500A 92mm CPU Cooler
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    Logitech Optical M-BT96a
    Keyboard
    Logitech Classic Keybooard 200
    Internet Speed
    100/100
    Browser
    Firefox 3.x ??
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    Symantec (Norton)
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    Still assembled, still runs. Haven't turned it on for 13 years?

    http://www.xtremesystems.org/forums/showthread.php?183088-5000-B-E-on-M2N32-SLI-Dlx-Overclocked&p=2891724#post2891724

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I tend to just install Windows 10/'11 and leave that's there. For apps that seem to auto start and pop up with something, if I don't want them I disable them and just run them when I do. For example, while I use Docker desktop from time to time, it's not something that I use often on this machine So, I have it disabled.

This is my primary Windows 10 gaming desktop and it runs fantastic.
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Yeah... I spent 1-3 weeks going through the Windows Apps.
If I wasn't sure, I googled: Can I remove xxxxxxx, etc.

I don't have very many regular programs either...

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Hello again @Ghot ,

Yours W11 must be extremely light and responsive. I too use most 3rd party apps vs. MS ones, like VLC, Image burn, Brave/Chrome.

Can NTLite be used to uninstall vs. Revo OR as recommended.

Looking at my list of Windows apps in Revo, after creating a full backup can I remove apps in batches of 3/4 and see how W11 is running?

Thanks.
 

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    16 GB DDR4 @3200 MHz
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    1 TB SSD M.2 NVMe
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    Dell Premier Multi-Device Wireless Keyboard and Mouse – KM7321W
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    Brave.
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    Edifier speakers. (Thanks to @Edwin).
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Hello again @Ghot ,

Yours W11 must be extremely light and responsive. I too use most 3rd party apps vs. MS ones, like VLC, Image burn, Brave/Chrome.

Can NTLite be used to uninstall vs. Revo OR as recommended.

Looking at my list of Windows apps in Revo, after creating a full backup can I remove apps in batches of 3/4 and see how W11 is running?

Thanks.



I've always used REVO, so I don't really have experience with any other uninstallers.

It depends on the apps. For example, if you're not gonna Xbox... you can remove all of them.
They still have to be removed one at a time though. I always scan for and remove leftovers too.
That's where things get risky, and why you need the backup.
 

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    Motherboard
    Asus Pro WS X570-ACE (BIOS 4201)
    Memory
    G.Skill (F4-3200C14D-16GTZKW)
    Graphics Card(s)
    EVGA RTX 2070 (08G-P4-2171-KR)
    Sound Card
    Realtek ALC1220P / ALC S1220A
    Monitor(s) Displays
    Dell U3011 30"
    Screen Resolution
    2560 x 1600
    Hard Drives
    2x Samsung 860 EVO 500GB,
    WD 4TB Black FZBX - SATA III,
    WD 8TB Black FZBX - SATA III,
    DRW-24B1ST CD/DVD Burner
    PSU
    PC Power & Cooling 750W Quad EPS12V
    Case
    Cooler Master ATCS 840 Tower
    Cooling
    CM Hyper 212 EVO (push/pull)
    Keyboard
    Ducky DK9008 Shine II Blue LED
    Mouse
    Logitech Optical M-100
    Internet Speed
    100/100
    Browser
    Firefox (latest)
    Antivirus
    Bitdefender Internet Security
    Other Info
    Speakers: Klipsch Pro Media 2.1
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    Built by Ghot®
    CPU
    AMD Athlon 64 X2 5000+ (OC'd @ 3.2Ghz)
    Motherboard
    ASUS M2N32-SLI Deluxe Wireless Edition
    Memory
    TWIN2X2048-6400C4DHX (2 x 1GB, DDR2 800)
    Graphics card(s)
    EVGA 256-P2-N758-TR GeForce 8600GT SSC
    Sound Card
    Onboard
    Monitor(s) Displays
    ViewSonic G90FB Black 19" Professional (CRT)
    Screen Resolution
    up to 2048 x 1536
    Hard Drives
    WD 36GB 10,000rpm Raptor SATA
    Seagate 80GB 7200rpm SATA
    Lite-On LTR-52246S CD/RW
    Lite-On LH-18A1P CD/DVD Burner
    PSU
    PC Power & Cooling Silencer 750 Quad EPS12V
    Case
    Generic Beige case, 80mm fans
    Cooling
    ZALMAN 9500A 92mm CPU Cooler
    Mouse
    Logitech Optical M-BT96a
    Keyboard
    Logitech Classic Keybooard 200
    Internet Speed
    100/100
    Browser
    Firefox 3.x ??
    Antivirus
    Symantec (Norton)
    Other Info
    Still assembled, still runs. Haven't turned it on for 13 years?

    http://www.xtremesystems.org/forums/showthread.php?183088-5000-B-E-on-M2N32-SLI-Dlx-Overclocked&p=2891724#post2891724

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I noticed all your posts this morning.
Don't do like I sometimes do and... over-worry about things.

Give the comp a few minutes to "get it together" after you turn it on, and for the rest...
just run sfc /scamnnow and DISM... Restore Health every now and then.

I know I rant about Microsoft every now and then, but with Windows 10 and 11.... the operating system does a pretty good job of looking after itself. :cool:

A little CCleaner every day, and a backup before major changes, and you should be fine.

Care to type the whole command...... DISM... Restore Health

Thanks.
 

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    core 17 11th gen
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    16 GB DDR4 @3200 MHz
    Hard Drives
    1 TB SSD M.2 NVMe
    Keyboard
    Dell Premier Multi-Device Wireless Keyboard and Mouse – KM7321W
    Browser
    Brave.
    Other Info
    Edifier speakers. (Thanks to @Edwin).
  • Operating System
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    Computer type
    PC/Desktop
    Manufacturer/Model
    XPS Special Edition
    CPU
    11th Gen Intel® Core i7-11700 processor
    Memory
    32 GB, 2 x 16 GB, DDR4, 2933 MHz, dual channel
    Graphics card(s)
    NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 12GB GDDR6
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