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How to make a program start at startup...but earlier?

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I read a guide somewhere that lets you set certain programs to start while the OS is booting. Traditional run-at-startup programs are loaded as per the regvalue at HKCU so it only starts loading after the user logs in.

Does anyone know?
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Add them as system service, I think that starts when the system boots up, before you even log in.

Edit: For example I have a teamviewer server running as a service and I can access it from my client on the login screen.
Edited by Aximous - 8/19/11 at 6:12am
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^ Yes. Services start with the OS.
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