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How get rid of sky drive dialog at start up of Windows 7?

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How does one prevent the logo that is coming up on my Windows 7 machine regarding sky drive.  I don't want to log into sky drive and the dialog is obnoxious.  Is there a way to prevent it from coming up each time I start Windows 7?
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by:Steven Harris
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If you don't use the SkyDrive service, uninstall the software under Control Panel > Add/Remove Programs.  Otherwise, you can remove the program from Startup.
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WoodrowA --
"By default, Skydrive will automatically login when you login to your computer. To disable that feature, uncheck the "Startup" checkbox "

Source: https://secure.polisci.ohio-state.edu/faq/skydrive.php
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by:WoodrowA
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Thank you,

It's not that I don't want to use SkyDrive at all, I just don't want it to be the default thing my computer does.  That entity that can give all to you can also take it all away.
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WoodrowA--You are welcome.
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