With this setting, you can change the default location/path of the "Programs" folder. Upon changing the path, all subsequent data will be saved at the new location by default.
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Registry Entry Details:
Apply registry settings according below given steps of screenshots with related changes.
First, click the 'Start' button and select 'Run'. In the resulting dialog box, type "regedit".
Second, go to [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\User Shell Folders\], right-click on the Expandable String value "Programs" and click on "Modify".
Now set a user defined value data and click 'OK'.
Fourth, go to [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Shell Folders\], right-click on the String value "Programs" and click on "Modify".
Finslly set another user defined value data to set new location for program folder and click 'OK'.
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Category : Display > Start Menu
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Remove the “Favorites” menu item from the Start menu (For All Users).
Clear the recently accessed documents list.
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Clear history of recently accessed entries on logoff.
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