Program that will close all non-essential processes/services? Tags: Windows 7 Last response: March 17, 2012 4:24 AM in Windows 7 Share Oscar607 March 17, 2012 3:51:13 AM I need a program that will close all the non-essential processes and services? Does anyone know how to do this or a program that will do it? EDIT: Ill rephrase. I only want processes that allow the computer to start and then for me to be able to delete a file that is being used by some unknown process. More about : program close essential processes services Anonymous a b $ Windows 7 March 17, 2012 4:05:12 AM seeing that you are the one who know what your doing on the computer, how would a program know what is essential to you? the best/only thing is to google "disable unnecessary services windows 7 (or XP)" and see what you don't need for yourself. m 0 l mouse24 a b $ Windows 7 March 17, 2012 4:19:38 AM So, like Safe mode? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Anonymous a b $ Windows 7 March 17, 2012 4:24:29 AM ooohhhhhh. if you know what process is using it then right click on the task bar > start task manager >processes >highlight the process > end process. that should free up to delete the file got it? you ain't gonna screw something up doing it? then if you want to clean up things that start up with your computer. get Ccleaner and find out how it can help. just google Ccleaner yeah Ccleaner. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWhat services are non-essential? -->program for me? Forum SolvedHow to launch/close a program automatically after opening/exiting a game Forum Solvedwhenever i run fc3 it says a problem has occured.windows will check for solution.afterwards it says close the program. what sh Forum Solvedi have a speed exe but when i click it . it says check online for a solution and close the program . and it even say close the Forum How To Close (But Not Force Close) Program Automatically On A Schedule Forum SolvedWhy is Ctrl-Shift-T close my programs? Forum Program won't close, unless I open in Administrator mode Forum PC freezes when i close a program. Forum What's the best way to close a minimized program? Forum When i open internet explorer it asks for close the program Forum 0xc0000142 the program needs to close Forum 0xc0000142 the program needs to close Forum Close program using task scehduler Forum Prevent "Close Programs to Prevent Prevent information loss" 26/32GB of RAM Forum close programs to prevent information loss? my memory is at 46% usage? Forum error message every time i close a program Forum Computer freeze/crash after closing program and opening new Forum PChealth not running in close program section Forum Close Program Menu and sgbhp Forum Program has encountered problem and must close Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !