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Prevent Virtual Office Desktop from Opening on PC Startup
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Prevent Virtual Office Desktop from Opening on PC Startup

Objective

Stop 8x8 Virtual Office Desktop from automatically starting up when powering on your computer.

Applies To

Virtual Office Desktop (VOD)

Procedure

Windows

Do either of the following.

Remove VOD from Startup programs via Task Manager

For Windows 7 users:

  1. Click Start (Windows icon).
  2. Type MSConfig.
  3. Click the Startup tab.
  4. Locate 8x8 Virtual Office and un-check the checkbox.
  5. Click OK.

For Windows 10 users:

  1. Click Start (Windows icon).
  2. Type MSConfig.
  3. Click the Startup tab.
  4. Click Open Task Manager
  5. Select 8x8 - Virtual Office and click Disable (bottom right).

Mac

Remove 8x8 - Virtual Office via Launchpad.

  1. Go to System Preferences.
  2. Click Users & Groups.
  3. Go into Login Items and de-select 8x8 - Virtual Office.