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Windows 7: Cleaning Up The Windows Explorer Navigation Pane

16 Jan 2010   #1
Mulsiphix

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Cleaning Up The Windows Explorer Navigation Pane

I've successfully removed the Libraries and Favorites categories from the Windows Explorer navigation pane. Does anybody know if it is possible to remove the User and Network groups as well?




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16 Jan 2010   #2
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Mulsiphix,

Yes, these tutorials below will show you how to. See the related links in the tutorials as well for other items that you can remove if you would also like to.

Network - Add or Remove from Navigation Pane

User Folder - Add or Remove from Navigation Pane
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16 Jan 2010   #3
Mulsiphix

Windows 7 Home Premium
 
 

Thank You So Much! Leaving Rep
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16 Jan 2010   #4
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

You're most welcome Mulsiphix.
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