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Re: Permanently change process priority?

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by VanguardLH, Feb 4, 2010.

  1. VanguardLH

    VanguardLH Flightless Bird

    Jack wrote:

    > I am attempting to permanently change process priorities for certain
    > apps on XP sp3 so that when I start them they start with a custom
    > priority of my choosing rather than with the default priority of
    > 'Normal' assigned by XP.
    > I have tried both Prio and SetPriority, but neither app will permanently
    > assign process priorities. When the app which is assigned a priority
    > other than the default is closed and reopened, it reopens with the
    > default priority of Normal rather than with the one of my choosing.
    > I have .NET 2.0 installed, which is needed for SetPriority.
    > Can anyone shed any light on why these apps might not be working? Would
    > any particular service be needed to enable these process
    > priority-setting apps to work correctly?
    > Prio: http://www.prnwatch.com/prio.html
    > SetPriority: http://www.sunsplash.org/software/setpriority/

    Here's something I used for awhile a couple years ago (but don't use anymore
    but forget my reasons after all this time):


    According to them, their free version includes "persistent priorities".


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