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
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
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