XP SafeGuard – Tweak XP for performance and security with this free utility
XP SafeGuard offers a targeted punch to the heart of Windows XP control panel. XP SafeGuard gives users the ability to control how their XP OS functions without having to delve into the deep, dark recesses of the registry.
XP SafeGuard lets you alter and disable the settings in several categories: General, Services, Internet Explorer, Windows Media Player, Usability, and Delete Files. Within each are heavy-duty controls, like deleting the LMHash or Net Crawling, as well as aesthetic changes.
– disable questionable services
– unarm internet explorer
– unarm media player
– remove windows messenger
– improve security
– improve performance
– disable windows automatic update