Systweak Tweak Library
Tweaks are tricks & hacks for optimizing your system and helps in enhancing & securing your Operating System
 
 
Skip Navigation LinksHome > Display > Start Menu > Oblige the logoff button in the start menu (For Current User)
isplay
Oblige the logoff button in the start menu (For Current User).

This setting enables you to oblige Windows to show the logoff button in the start menu and it disallows to remove this button.

Tweak for : Windows XP, Windows 2003, Windows 2000, Windows Vista
This setting enables you to oblige Windows to show the logoff button in the start menu and it disallows to remove this button.

For this, go to Start > Run menu, enter “regedit” and navigate to the registry path listed below. You can create a DWORD value “ForceStartMenuLogoff”, if this value does not exist.

Now, right-click and modify its value to “1” which can oblige the logoff button. However, if you want to get back to the original state, change the value data to “0” or delete the added value.

The changes take effect after a restart or logoff.

Hide Display Logoff from startmenu properties.reg

The '.reg' file can hide "Display Logoff" from Start menu properties.

Show Display Logoff from startmenu properties (Default).reg

The '.reg' file can show "Display Logoff" from Start menu properties.

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

'Log Off' option is forced to appear on the Start menu.

'Log Off' option is selective to appear on the Start menu by default.

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

Go to [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer] , right-click in the open area to create a DWORD Value with the name "ForceStartMenuLogoff" in "Explorer" key.

Next, right-click on "ForceStartMenuLogoff" and click on 'Modify'.

Finally, enter the value "1" in the text box and click on 'OK'.

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.

 
 
Remove spyware infections automatically / manually | Check for file authenticity
 
Systweak Inc.
© Systweak Inc., 1999-2017 All rights reserved.
Microsoft Gold Certified Partner