Start up folder

I use a program everyday that never gave me a problem until recently.  What happens now is that when I reboot the computer, this program is apparently no longer in the start up menu because I have to manually open it once and after that, it works just fine.  How can I put it back in the start up folder?
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camtzAsked:
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JohnConnect With a Mentor Business Consultant (Owner)Commented:
Find the program in Windows 10 Start, right click, More, Open File Location, copy the Shortcut to the Program and put it in the Startup Folder.

That should work.

In case you need it, here is the location of the Startup Folder

http://www.thewindowsclub.com/startup-folder-in-windows-8
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HackooCommented:
You can use this batch script to copy your file into the Startup folder by drag and drop over it.
@echo off
Mode 90,5 & color 0A
Title Copying File by drag and drop to the Startup Folder by Hackoo 2018
Set "File=%~1"
Set "StartupPath=%UserProfile%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Startup\"
if "%File%"=="" goto HowTo
Copy /y "%File%" "%StartupPath%">nul
echo(
If "%ErrorLevel%" EQU "0" (
	echo(
	echo The file "%File%" 
	echo  is copied successfully !
	echo in "%StartupPath%"
) else (
	Color 0C
	echo There was an error occurred while copying
	echo "%File%"
)
Timeout /T 5 /nobreak>nul & Exit
::-----------------------------------------------------------------------------
:HowTo
Mode 85,5 & Color 0C
echo(
echo    You should drag and drop your file over this batch script to be copied in :
echo    "%StartupPath%"
Timeout /T 10 /nobreak>nul 
goto :EOF
::-----------------------------------------------------------------------------

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Sam Simon NasserIT Support ProfessionalCommented:
the start menu for all users is in this location C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Startup
just copy the shoortcut there and thats it
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camtzAuthor Commented:
Many thanks
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
You are very welcome and I was happy to help.
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