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Windows XP, by default, starts several Windows services automatically. However, most users don't need these services. By cutting back on the number of services, more resources are available which translates to better performance (i.e. makes Windows faster). This article lists all available services on Windows XP. Read each service's description and decide for yourself if you absolutely need it.