This article describes how to disable startup programs in Windows 10. This process does not remove the programs from the computer but disabling them from starting with a regular Windows startup may speed up the computer’s boot time.1. Right click on the Taskbar at the bottom of the screen and then click on Task Manager. 2. If necessary, click on More details to expand Task Manager. 3. Click on Startup at the top of Task Manager. 4. This list will show programs that startup automatically. It will show an enabled or disabled status, and an estimated startup impact. To disable a program from startup, right click and select Disable.