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Windows 7: Startup folder

16 Jan 2010   #11

Windows 7 x64

Use these default paths and registry keys to restore the separately pathed Startup folders

Startup Folders:

You: C:\Users\YOURNAME\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Startup
All: C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Startup

Default Registry Keys:

[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Shell Folders]
"Startup"="C:\\Users\\YOURNAME\\AppData\\Roaming\\Microsoft\\Windows\\Start Menu\\Programs\\Startup"
Location: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Shell Folders
Key: Startup String: C:\Users\YOURNAME\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Startup


[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\User Shell Folders]
"Startup"="%USERPROFILE%\\AppData\\Roaming\\Microsoft\\Windows\\Start Menu\\Programs\\Startup"
Location: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\User Shell Folders
Key: Startup String: %USERPROFILE%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Startup


[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Shell Folders]
"Common Startup"="C:\\ProgramData\\Microsoft\\Windows\\Start Menu\\Programs\\Startup"
Location: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Shell Folders
Key: Common Startup String: C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Startup


[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\User Shell Folders]
"Common Startup"=hex(2):25,00,50,00,72,00,6f,00,67,00,72,00,61,00,6d,00,44,00,\
Location: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\User Shell Folders
Key: Common Startup String: %ProgramData%\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Startup

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