Startup items on the Mac
Ever needed to stop an application from launching on startup? Couldn’t remember all the places that OS X can put these little nuggets of automation?
A colleague of mine put this together and passed it on to me.
Since I have been on this particular merry-go-round before as well, I figured I’d just put it into a blog post in case I (or anyone else) ever needed a reference point:
Applications that run on Startup:
plist items running on startup:
Applications that launch on User Login:
* First check your “Login Items” for that user account within the Account settings of System Preferences, then:
And it’s nix so don’t forget:
sudo crontab -l
In the command line:
Check Login and Logout Hooks
or see both with:
/usr/libexec/PlistBuddy -c Print