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Old 05-08-2005, 09:04 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I was looking through my startup items, and found some services that might not need to be running. Is it safe to disbale the following via msconfig:
Error Reporting Service
Help and Support
DNS Client

Are there any others that are useless?
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Old 05-08-2005, 09:43 AM   #2 (permalink)
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have a look at this

http://www.beemerworld.com/tips/servicesxp.htm
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You will need the DNS client to use the internet (unless you know the IP address for every website). The other 2 are safe to stop.
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this could help

http://www.techist.com/showthread.php?threadid=52826
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