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How to Stop Windows 10 from Auto Reopening Applications after Restart

Sunday, January 20, 2019

by Vivian

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Windows 10 added a feature that automatically reopened the programs when you shut down or restarted your computer next time. If you don’t want to use this feature, here is how to turn it off.
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If you turn off windows 10 with some applications open, some of them will be restarted at the next time you reload your computer. But too many startup apps can be a drag on your computer’s performance. If you also want to stop Windows 10 from reopening programs after a reboot, this article will attract you much. 

Step 1: Click Settings --> Accounts --> Sign-in Options. 



Step 2: Roll to “Use my sign-in info to automatically finish setting up my device and reopen my apps after an update or restart”, and choose “Off”. 

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Step 3: Launch file explorer, and choose “View” then click “Options”. 

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Step 4: Scroll down and choose “Restore previous folder windows at logon” option. Uncheck it. 

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Step 5Click Settings --> Apps --> Startup to manage your startup programs. 

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