Check the programs themselves and see if there is an option for having icons
appearing in the tray. If not, run msconfig.exe, startup tab, and disable
anything you don't want to start on boot.
Ron Badour, MS MVP W95/98 Systems
Making good newsgroup posts:
Knowledge Base Info: http://support.microsoft.com/support/search/c.asp
> I have a problem with a few TSR programs coming up (like reel player) and
> using system resources. I manually close them, but it would be really nice
> to know how to stop them from automatically starting. (I really do not
> real player or some of the others to automatically start)
> Any help would be greatly appreciated.