You might notice that MSConfig program has been altered in Windows 8 and one of it’s main functions has been moved; changing the startup programs. Have no fear, we found out where they moved it to. You can easily find it and use it to change what programs automatically run when Windows 8 starts. Here’s how.
1. Hover over the bottom or top right corners of your screen to open the Charms menu.
2. Open the Task Manager by searching for it at the top right.
3. Once the task manager opens, select the Startup tab.
4. Disable the app you want, by right clicking it and selecting Disable.