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HT2602: Mac OS X: Setting up Login, Startup items

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HT2602 Login items problem..

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Jul 27, 2012 1:50 PM

I deleted all items on the login items part of my settings yet when I login itunes and my email both start automatically. How do i stop this?

MacBook Pro
  • Kenichi Watanabe Level 7 Level 7 (29,995 points)
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    Jul 27, 2012 9:29 PM (in response to jessxo118)

    If you are running Lion (or Mountain Lion), there is a feature called "Resume."  Applications that are running when you log out resume where you left off the next time you log in.


    So what may be happening is that you had iTunes and Mail running when you logged out, so they launched automatically when you logged in.  As a test, you can try quitting all apps before logging out.  When you log back in, note if any apps launch automatically.  They should not...


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