Startup Guard
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Startup Guard provides real-time protection against malicious applications that attempt to run automatically on your system when Windows starts up. Startup Guard checks Windows startup locations whenever changes are made to these locations and removes the malicious changes.



Summary tab:










Results tab:





Settings tab:


The Settings tab allows you to select the areas of the operating system where Startup Guard checks for malicious files or changes. These include the Windows Startup Folder, Windows Registry Run Sections, Windows Bootable Files, and the Windows Shared Tasks Scheduler.


Click Set to Default, to set these selections to their default settings.