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Windows 7: Functions of the HKCU\....\Explorer\StartPage registry key

11 Sep 2010   #1

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Functions of the HKCU\....\Explorer\StartPage registry key

What functions are performed by the keys at



I know the "Favorites" key registers the items pinned to the Start Menu (and maybe the Taskbar too), but what do the other keys do?

Q2: is there a way to back up only one key instead of having to export/import the entire StartPage folder?

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18 Apr 2013   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit)

Export the key you wish to back up, right click on the reg entry & select "Edit" & it will open in notepad. Delete the information you don't wish to backup. Hope this is clear enough. Good luck!
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