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Windows 7: My Computer All Users Desktop

10 Jun 2010   #1

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My Computer All Users Desktop

Is there a local group policy or registry entry to turn on My Computer for every user that logs in? I know how to turn it on when you log in as the user but it would be nice to just have it there when any new person logs in.

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10 Jun 2010   #2


I'm not sure what you mean by 'turn on'. Display it in explorer, make it the default explorer folder, ... ?
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10 Jun 2010   #3
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64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello Stew, and welcome to Seven Forums.

I added step 2 in OPTION TWO to add the "Computer" desktop icon for all users.

Desktop Icons - Add or Remove

Hope this helps,
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