I say: Makes it quick and easy to access and edit the start menu and registry settings which determine the programs that load on start up. There's no easier way to take control over your startups. Hard to imagine a better realisation of a program designed for this task. Hard to believe it was written by a schoolboy named Mike Lin. While you're at his site if you also get StartupSelector and Startup Monitor you can take complete control over which programs register themselves to start up and even create different start-up configurations.
They say: "Startup Control Panel is a nifty control panel applet that allows you to easily configure which programs run when your computer starts. It's simple to use and, like all my programs, is very small and won't burden your system. A valuable tool for system administrators!
Startup Control Panel is compatible with all modern versions of Windows, including Windows 95, 98, 98SE, ME, NT 4.0, 2000, and XP."