Search Box Adds Start Menu Items

  • WyleySam

    WyleySam - 2012-10-03

    How to I stop the Search Box in Classic Shell from adding items to the top of
    the Start Menu. IE: When I use the Search Box to search for Mouse and then
    select Mouse from the available options the next time I display the Start Menu
    there is a new item (1 - Mouse) at the very top. How do I stop this from

  • Ivo Beltchev

    Ivo Beltchev - 2012-10-03

    You can do 2 things:

    1) Disable the whole "recent programs" system: Uncheck "Show recent programs"
    from the Special Items tab in the settings

    2) Disable only for the search results: Go to the Customize Start Menu tab,
    double-click on the SearchBoxItem at the bottom, and uncheck the "Track Recent
    Items" checkbox


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