BOINC running on boot.

Steve ID: 6563592 Posts: 2
23 Sep 2019 01:28 AM

Before shutting down my PC I suspend my projects in BOINC Manager. On boot the projects are already running.  I prefer to resume projects at a time of my choice sometime after boot.  Where and what are the settings to do that?

Tristan Olive ID: 22 Posts: 362
23 Sep 2019 05:19 PM

You may have to switch to the Advanced View in the manager, which is under the View menu, and then you can see the Activity menu. There is an option to "Suspend" computing there which should take effect immediately and not revert back to running until you go back in there and set it to "Run always" or "Run based on preferences" (the latter being the default).

This should be all you need to do what you want, so you won't have to suspend projects individually.

Steve ID: 6563592 Posts: 2
23 Sep 2019 09:12 PM

Thanks for your reply Tristan Olive.

That should do the trick.