How to prevent Windows 10 from re-opening recently opened apps at startup

Windows Re-Opens Apps

The fresh and new feature of Windows 10 is to reopen the applications after the system restart. Windows started with a blank slate in previous versions. Now, when you shut down, Windows is trying to open applications that you were operating before shutdown. If you don’t like that, the alternative form Microsoft is to just ... Read more

Disable Updates on Shutdown in Windows

To disable Windows from installing updates when you were about to shut down your computer and have some tea there are two options available in your Local Group Policy Editor. Access it by entering gpedit.msc into a Run... prompt. On the left side you will have a large directory listing where you have to browse ... Read more