Fix Chrome automatically opens on startup windows 10

Many users are complaining about Chrome automatically starting up when PC starts or reboot in Windows 10. If you are on this page, chances are you are trying to find a fix for it. Just follow the fix given below to solve unwanted startup of chrome at every windows 10 boot.

Fix 1 – Disable Using sign in info feature in Windows 10

1. Press Windows key + I together to Open settings.

2. Click on Accounts

3. Choose Sign in Options from left menu.

4. Turn off  “Use my sign-in info to automatically finish setting up my device and reopen my apps after an update or restart”  option.


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Fix 2 – Disable background Running apps on Chrome

1. Open Chrome

2. Click on 3 vertical dots at top right.

3. Click on settings.

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4. Scroll down and Click on Advanced.


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5. Under System, Toggle off Continue running background apps when chrome is closed.


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Fix 3 – Try Shutting or Rebooting PC with hotkeys

1. Press Windows key + D together to go to Desktop.

2. Now, Press ALT + F4 key together to open shutdown menu.

3. Now, Choose Shutdown or reboot.


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This will Close all Apps and Then Shutdown your PC.


Fix  4 – Disable Chrome at Startup

1. Press CTRL + Shift + Esc key to open task manager.

2. Go to Startup Tab.

3. Locate Chrome, Right click on it and Choose disable to disable chrome at Startup.


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Fix  5  – Create Task Killer

1. Open Notepad.

2. Copy and paste the code given below in Notepad.

Taskkill /IM chrome.exe /F

3. Now, Click on File > Save as


File Save As Notepad


4. Name this file kill.bat and choose  Save file as  >  All files from the dropdown.


Kill Bat


5. Now, Copy this saved file, by doing a right click > Copy.


Kill Bat


6. Press Windows key + R key together to Open RUN.

7. Write shell:startup in it and click OK.


Shell Startup Run


8. Paste the kill.bat in this folder . This is startup folder of windows 10 and this kill.bat will end task for chrome every time PC opens up.

Fix  6  – Look in the registry editor

1. Press Windows key + R key together to open run,

2. Now, write regedit in the text field and click OK.




3. Now, Once the registry editor opens up, Create a backup before proceeding.

Now, Go to the following path.


4. Now, in the right side , if you see anything unusual or suspicious except default.


Delete Reg



5. Close the registry editor window and reboot your computer.