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Startup program entry details:

DesktopX (DesktopX.exe)

This page expands upon the information already available for this entry in the Pacman's Portal Windows start-up programs database.

Not required or not recommended - typically infrequently used tasks that can be started manually if necessary

For further information on how to identify and disable startup programs please visit the Introduction page.

Description:

System Tray access to DesktopX from Stardock Corporation - "is a desktop utility designed to enable users to build their own desktops, widgets, and gadgets." Note - if this entry is disabled and DesktopX has been configured to load any desktops, objects or widgets they will still load, along with DesktopX. Also part of the Object Desktop suite

Startup information:

Registry (Start → Run → regedit)

MSConfig (Start → Run → msconfig → Startup)

Windows Defender (Start → All Programs → Windows Defender → Tools → Software Explorer)

Log examples:

O4 - HKCU\..\Run: [DesktopX] "C:\PROGRA~1\Stardock\OBJECT~1\DesktopX\DesktopX.exe"

Other information:

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