If you want to disable the launch of Open Office at start up, here's how to proceed:
- From any program (Writer, Calc...) click on the Tools menu > Options
- Expand the OpenOffice.org section > Memory
- In the right pane in the "OpenOffice.org Quickstarter" section
Uncheck the box next to "load OpenOffice.org during system start-up"
This document, titled « Disable the launch of OpenOffice at startup », is available under the Creative Commons
license. Any copy, reuse, or modification of the content should be sufficiently credited to CCM