How can I stop Skype opens automatically at startup? MBPro, model

I want to stop Skype opens automatically at startup upward.  I looked in preferences, I clicked on the icon to the sidebar, etc. Nothing works yet.

A second starting point is: previous Word files and Excel automatically opens. I can't find anything in the system or application preferences to stop this.

MBP, model 10.11

Thank you.

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Click on the Apple icon on the users from left and from top - preferences system - and groups - click connection points - see what of that are listed and checked

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