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Synonyms for startup

the act of setting in operation

the act of starting a new operation or practice

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If you know your way around Windows, you could right-click the shortcuts in the Startup folder one by one, choose Properties, and see which one starts a program called "scatray".
AYOU can prevent the programs in the StartUp folder on your Start menu from running by holding down the Ctrl key while Windows loads.
On Windows machines with hard drives shared for several users, the worm attempts to copy itself to the Startup folder, activating when the machine is rebooted.
StartUp Manager is a Kiss Software utility that allows you to easily turn off any program that starts with Windows, even those that don't appear in the Windows StartUp folder.
After the mIRC infection, the virus drops a file in the Windows startup folder (C:\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Startup\startup.