Places Bar is the bar which allows you to jump directly to History, My Documents etc in the lift side of Microsoft Office “Open/Save dialog”.
This tweak is used to hide the “History” System folder in Places Bar of MS Office XP.
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Hide system folder 'History' in 'Places Bar'.reg
The ".reg" file can hide the system folder "History" from the "Places Bar" .
Show system folder 'History' in 'Places Bar' (default).reg
The ".reg" file can show the system folder "History" in the "Places Bar" .
Registry Entry Details:
Apply registry settings according below given steps of screenshots with related changes.
The "History" folder is not visible in the "Places Bar" after the changes.
The "History" folder is visible.
First, click the 'Start' button, and select 'Run'. In the resulting dialog box, type "regedit".
Second, go to the [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\10.0\Common\Open Find\Places\StandardPlaces\Recent\] key, right-click on the blank area in the right pane and click on "New > DWORD Value" to create a new DWORD value with the name "Show".
Third, right-click on the 'Show' DWORD value and click on "Modify".
Finally, enter the value "0" in the text box and click on 'OK'.
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