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Disable the shortcut of “Accessibility Wizard” utility in new Start menu (For All Users).

The Most Frequent List in new Start menu displays the application names that are regularly used. This setting can disable the shortcut of the utility “Accessibility Wizard” from appearing in the list.

Tweak for : Windows XP, Windows 2003
Windows displays the most frequently accessed programs, in left panel of the new Start menu called Most Frequent List. This list makes the program accessibility comfortable for users. But, with this setting you can disable the shortcut of the utility “Accessibility Wizard” in Most Frequent List of Start menu.

“Accwiz.exe” process is associated with the “Accessibility Wizard” utility. The “Accessibility Wizard” guides physically disabled people through the process of customizing their computer to help meet their vision, hearing, and mobility needs. This tool can be accessed from Control Panel or through Start > All Programs > Accessories > Accessibility menu.

For this, go to Start > Run menu, enter “regedit” and navigate to the registry path listed below. Now, create a string value “NoStartPage”, if this value does not exists, and leave the data blank. This removes the shortcut to the utility.

However, if you want to get the utility shortcut back in Start menu, delete the string value.

The changes take effect after a restart or logoff.

NOTE:
The restrictions will apply on all user accounts created on your system.

Do not show accessibility wizard in Most Frequent List.reg

The ".reg" file can hide the "Accessibility Wizard" from the 'Most Frequent List' in the 'Start' menu.

Show accessibility wizard in Most Frequent List (Default).reg

The ".reg" file can show the "Accessibility Wizard" from the 'Most Frequent List' in the 'Start' menu.

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

The "Accessibility Wizard" is not visible in the Start menu after the changes have been made in the registry.

The "Accessibility Wizard" is visible in the Start menu.

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

Second, go to the [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Classes\Applications\accwiz.exe\] key, right-click on the blank area in the right pane and click on "New > String Value" to create a new String Value with the name "NoStartPage".

Finally, the created 'String Value' will look like below.

Clear the computer names searched on a network.

Category : Display > Start Menu

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

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.

 
 
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