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Windows 7: completely remove 'recent items' option from save as/open dialog

04 Mar 2011   #11
discostew

 

Great. Thanks for your help Shawn


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24 Jun 2011   #12
maverickblue

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Have you tried just right-clicking on recent items and selecting remove? Seemed to work for me...
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24 Jun 2011   #13
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello MaverickBlue, and welcome to Seven Forums.

Normally in the Start Menu, that would work. However, the OP is referring to tryin to remove Recent Items from the location boxed in red below in the common dialog window (ex: Save As, Open, etc...).

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Thank you for trying to help though.


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28 Sep 2012   #14
jdj

windows 7 home premium 32bit
 
 

Hello,
Do you have already found a solution for this problem?
Thanks in advance,
jdj
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