How To Add Outlook To Startup In Windows 11

If you want to streamline your email management and make your workflow more efficient, adding Outlook to the startup in Windows 11 is a simple and effective solution.

To add Outlook to startup in Windows 11, you can follow these steps:

  1. Open the Start menu and click on the Settings app.
  2. In the Settings app, navigate to the Apps section and click on Startup.
  3. You will see a list of apps with toggles. Find Outlook in the list.
  4. Toggle the switch for Outlook to the on position to add it to startup.
  5. Windows 11 will automatically open Outlook every time you start your computer.

If you want to remove Outlook from startup, simply toggle the switch for Outlook to the off position in the Startup settings.

It’s important to note that the Startup settings may not list every app installed on your computer. In such cases, you can manually add or remove a program from startup by following these steps:

  1. Open the Run dialog by pressing the Windows key + R.
  2. Copy and paste the following path into the Run dialog: %AppData%\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Startup.
  3. Press Enter to open the Startup folder.
  4. Locate the shortcut for Outlook (or any other program you want to add or remove from startup).
  5. Copy the shortcut and paste it into the Startup folder to add the program to startup. To remove a program from startup, simply delete the shortcut from the Startup folder.

By following these steps, you can easily add or remove Outlook or any other program from startup in Windows 11.

Manually Adding or Removing Programs from Startup in Windows 11

In some cases, you may not find Outlook or other desired apps listed in the Startup settings. No worries – you can manually add or remove programs from the startup in Windows 11 by following these straightforward steps.

To manually add or remove a program from startup, you will need to access the Startup folder in Windows 11. Here’s how:

  1. Open the Run dialog by pressing the Windows key + R.
  2. Copy and paste the following path into the Run dialog: %AppData%\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Startup.
  3. Press Enter to open the Startup folder.
  4. Locate the shortcut for Outlook (or any other program you want to add or remove from startup).
  5. Copy the shortcut and paste it into the Startup folder to add the program to startup. To remove a program from startup, simply delete the shortcut from the Startup folder.

By following these steps, you can easily add or remove Outlook or any other program from startup in Windows 11. Customizing your startup programs allows you to prioritize the applications you use most frequently, enhancing your productivity and efficiency.

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