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Windows 7: How to blacklist an app from the programs list

30 Aug 2010   #1
Jagged

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 
How to blacklist an app from the programs list

How to blacklist an application from showing up on the programs list (the lists of app that you usually open, just above the windows logo when you first click onto it..)

Thanks


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30 Aug 2010   #2
kegobeer

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Do you want to delete the link in the program menu, or just have it not visible to certain users? Are you trying to hide an application (if so, the user can always find and run the application unless you change permissions on the program file itself)?
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30 Aug 2010   #3
richc46

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Windows 10, Home Clean Install
 
 

Sorry you cannot prevent particular items from appearing on the list, but you may disable the list entirely
Recent Items - Enable or Disable
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30 Aug 2010   #4
Jagged

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by richc46 View Post
Sorry you cannot prevent particular items from appearing on the list, but you may disable the list entirely
Recent Items - Enable or Disable
Thanks, that will do...
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31 Aug 2010   #5
richc46

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Glad that I could help Jagged
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