Add a Program to Startup in Windows 7 and XP

If you would like a program to start up when you log in to your computer is very simple to do. Specially if you need to be reminded to Backup which is very important, this video tutorial would help.

To add program to your Startup folder:

1. Click Start –>Programs, then right click on Startup folder and choose Open.

2. Then Copy and paste the shortcut link from the desktop to the Start folder.

3. Now when you log in to your computer the program should start.

You are done!! Very simple.


I started this tech blog back in 2011 as a place to write down processes I took to fix my client systems and network. Now I write some tips and tricks to help others with the tech issues that one might encounter.

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