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Windows 7: Any way to turn off Windows Explorer Auto-Suggest?

23 Oct 2012   #1
Kemf

MS Windows 7 Home Premium 32-bit SP1
 
 
Any way to turn off Windows Explorer Auto-Suggest?

Hi!

Is there any way to turn off the windows explorer auto suggestions (and scrub the current data it shows)

Thanks


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23 Oct 2012   #2
C-11

Windows 7 Professional SP1 64-bit
 
 

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28 Oct 2012   #3
Kemf

MS Windows 7 Home Premium 32-bit SP1
 
 

Thanks; my target is the search field on the top right side of Windows Explorer. This one wasn't affected by following the instructions--is there any way to turn that one off?
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28 Oct 2012   #4
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Kemf,

This can help show you how to clear the search box history.

Recent Search Box Suggestions - Edit or Reset

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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