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APP start at system Startup

Posted on 1998-11-20
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Hi

Which methods to start my application at system startup,
using registry i have? (startup folder, win.ini not what i
looking for). I guess there at least two choice...

Jecksom
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Use a setting in the registry like this:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\MyProgram = "c:\MyProgs\MyProg.EXE"

If you only want it to run once do this:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunOnce\MyProgram = "c:\MyProgs\MyProg.EXE"

Cheers,

Raymond.
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Fast question , fast answer :) Thanx.
Jecksom
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little question , where .vxd could initialize from ?
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Hmm.. Not sure. Here's another registry setting the controls services... (but I don't think it it what you are looking for...

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\RunService\MyProgram =
    "c:\MyProgs\MyProg.EXE"

Cheers,

Raymond.
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