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Clear the computer names searched on a network.

This setting allows you to clear the names of all computers that were passed as arguments while searching a computer on the network.

Tweak for : Windows 98, Windows Me
Window provides with the option to look for a computer if you are a part of the network. Search can be carried out on computer name, and with every search a list, as drop-down information, is shown depicting the names on which the previous searches were conducted.

With this setting you can clear this most recently used search list.

For this, go to Start > Run menu, enter “regedit” and navigate to the registry path listed below. When in “FindComputerMRU” folder, select all the values in the right-pane and press delete. It will delete the list of all searches conducted from Find dialog box.

The changes take effect after a restart or logoff.

Apply registry settings according below given steps of screenshots with related changes.

The Computer names on which previous searches were made is deleted.

The Computer names of a network on which previous searches were made is displayed.

First, click the 'Start' button, and select 'Run'. In the resulting dialog box, type "regedit".

Next, go to the [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\FindComputerMRU\] key, select the values a, b to MRUList, right-click and click on "Delete".

Remove the “Favorites” menu item from the Start menu (For Current User).

Category : Display > Start Menu

This setting can remove the “Favorites” menu item from the Start menu, if it is currently shown.

Remove the “Favorites” menu item from the Start menu (For All Users).

Category : Display > Start Menu

This setting can remove the “Favorites” menu item from the Start menu, if it is currently shown.

Clear the recently accessed documents list.

Category : Display > Start Menu

This setting enables you to delete the documents in "Recent Documents" folder.

Clear history of recently accessed entries on logoff.

Category : Display > Start Menu

This setting enables you to clear the recently accessed documents list on Start Menu as well as the Internet Explorer URL history, when you log off your system.

Hide user-created folders in the Start menu.

Category : Display > Start Menu

This setting enables you to hide user-created folders in the Start menu.

 
 
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