How to Stop Annoying Startup Items on Mac

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App Cleaner & Uninstaller is a Mac software tool to uninstall apps completely, remove service files and manage extensions. Apart from the app’s main feature, it also allows you to stop annoying startup items on Mac. 

How to Change Startup Programs on Mac

Some apps may run automatically despite not being checked in the Preferences. Fortunately, App Cleaner & Uninstaller can help you to solve this issue. Just follow the steps below:

  1. Launch App Cleaner & Uninstaller.
  2. Switch to the Extensions tab.
  3. Go to Login Items category, select unneeded apps and switch them off. 

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App Cleaner & Uninstaller also allows you to remove login items. Please, be careful with removing a login file. First make sure, that you will not need it anymore. 

  1. Go to the Launch Agents category,  select an unneeded item and mark its checkbox.
  2. Then click the Remove button.

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How to Stop Startup Programs on Mac – Quick Video Guide


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