Security for the masses

Controlling XP Services

Follow the step by step instructions below to control the start up type for windows XP services.

Open the computer management interface by right clicking on my computer in the start menu and selecting: Manage.

Select and click on Services.

Double click on the service you wish to change, a dialogue box for that service will appear. Select the start up type for that service and click OK. Repeat for other services before closing the management interface.

You can click on start or stop for any service.