Windows Vista Services Tweaks

How To Disable Windows Vista Services:

  • Go to the start menu, select run, and type in ‘services.msc’ (without the quotes). This will open up the Services Management Console.
  • Scroll down the list of services until you find the service you wish to disable then double click on the service, or alternatively, right click on the service and select Properties.
  • In the dropdown for Startup type select “Disabled”, click Apply, and click the Stop button to stop the service.
  • Once the service shows as being stopped, click OK and go on to the next service.

*Note: Some services have dependencies with other services so depending on the order that you disable them you may get a message that tells you that stopping this service will stop another service.
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Windows Vista Activation

windows vista logoWindows Vista Activation explained.

Software piracy is a problem that is increasing every year, despite a range of efforts to combat it. In May 2006, the Business Software Alliance (BSA), a leading software industry forum, reported that 35 percent of all software installed worldwide during 2005 was pirated or unlicensed. Piracy on this scale continues to create great challenges for Microsoft Corporation, and affects consumers, partners, and the industry.

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