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Clear Drop Down List In Run Window


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#1 Guest_gooky_*

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Posted 12 April 2007 - 12:04 PM

How do you clear the entiry/entries in the drop down list in Windows? (start -> run -> click the down arrow and it shows what you've typed in)

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#2 girijesh

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Posted 13 April 2007 - 07:18 AM

Dear friend

Right Click on taskbar -> Properties->start menu->customize->advanced->clear lists in the case windows xp

Right Click on taskbar -> Properties->Classical start menu->customize->clear lists in win 2000/xp :thumbsup:

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Posted 25 April 2007 - 03:38 AM

to clear only the ones you don't want you can use registry editor.

Go to start ->Run, type in regedit.


HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\RunMRU

Delete the ones you don't want and then close regedit.

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Posted 25 April 2007 - 08:44 AM

In reference to robsie's post:

WARNING:
This is a registry edit.
Improper changes to the registry could render your computer inoperable.
Remember to backup the registry, before making any changes.
Instructions, on how to do that, can be found here:
How to back up, edit, and restore the registry
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