Identifying problems using system file tabs

You must be logged on as an administrator or a member of the Administrators group in order to complete this procedure. If your computer is connected to a network, network policy settings may also prevent you from completing this procedure.

The System.ini and Win.ini tabs intelligently identify settings and minimize the risks inherent in editing configuration files. Unavailable check boxes indicate lines temporarily removed by System Configuration Utility.


The System.ini and Win.ini tabs identify sections with check boxes. Entire sections can be temporarily removed by clearing the check box for the corresponding section.

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Isolate problems using system startup options

Isolate problems using Selective Startup options

Create a clean environment for troubleshooting

Investigating other possible causes of a problem

Isolate problems using the Startup tab

System Configuration Utility overview

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