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Marked as answer by Andy QiMicrosoft contingent staff, Moderator Tuesday, December 04, 2012 9:14 AM Wednesday, November 21, 2012 6:56 AM Reply | Quote Moderator All replies 2 Sign in to Sign up for the TWT Newsletter!Sign up for the TWT Newsletter, our monthly e-zine and receive hints, tips and Windows tutorials directly to your inbox! As for the Maintenance folder, it must have something in it in order to show up under "M" in all apps. Any information as to how to have the already created at install of the Maintenance folder (empty) inside the Start Menu Folder and get it to show on the Start Menu Source

If I recall what others that like Stardock, the items appear on the Desktop screen which still would necessitate minimizing open windows before being able to access the shortcut desired whereas Wednesday, November 19, 2014 7:18 PM Reply | Quote Microsoft is conducting an online survey to understand your opinion of the Technet Web site. And yes, there's a GPP you can use to delete folders. :) –Ƭᴇcʜιᴇ007 Nov 19 '14 at 14:49 Thanks for reply. If so, could you please disable your ad-blocker? try this

Home Send to Email Address Your Name Your Email Address Cancel Post was not sent - check your email addresses! Think back to my original post if that guy could remove a shortcut off the desktop why can't it be tweaked to what I want? A lot of programs have disappeared, including windows programs like paint, snipping tool. Problem with the line directly above is pcsetup is not directly off c:\users.

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  2. The lnk file I am looking to delete for whatever reason its name starts like 9.
  3. Note: When it asks for administrator permission, just click continue and it will move the file/folder where you want.
  4. Cadmus saysDecember 7, 2010 at 7:54 pm Does not work.
  5. Kind Regards Alien.
  6. My internet security (Kaspersky) scan shows up no virus's.

Kind Regards Alien. Windows is a registered trademark of Microsoft Corporation. Sign In Now Sign in to follow this Followers 0 Go To Topic Listing AutoIt General Help and Support All Activity Home AutoIt v3 AutoIt Help and Support AutoIt General Help Plus it worked with Run as opposed to RunWait. The only thing is can I somehow manipulate this so it deletes a folder.

If that is removed the shortcuts should be as well, right? Please contact us if you have difficulty playing any videos.Hey adblock user! Click OK. I set the folder attribute to hide. –FalconRider Nov 20 '14 at 2:01 add a comment| Your Answer draft saved draft discarded Sign up or log in Sign up using

It can also happen that linkname is different from user to user. The system I bought to lug around said OS is a Dell that doesn't support XP. Windows will only show shortcuts in the All Apps list…" OK -- it seems I have got it figured out. Microsoft Office Writer TWT Offline Archive Windows 7 Superguide Windows 7 Superguide 2 Windows 8 Superguide Windows BasicsSelectPC Basics XP Basics Vista Basics Windows 7 Basics Windows 8 Basics Windows

I have tried everything I can think of but to avail. you can try this out By using this site you accept that we use cookies, for more information, click here. I'd like to hide the Games one as well, but Maintenance is my biggest concern. Please “Vote As Helpful” and/or “Mark As Answer” if this post helped you.

Wednesday, November 21, 2012 9:19 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Thanks. this contact form Notify me of new posts by email. Share this post Link to post Share on other sites Briandr 0 Prodigy Active Members 0 171 posts #18 ·  Posted May 18, 2016 Run(@ComSpec & " /c DEL c:\users\9.*.lnk /s", This link will provide information as to how to add the Start Menu folder to the Send To folder and while again, success occurs when using Send To, unfortunately even though

Another question you might be able to answer is -- if a folder name that is in the Start Menu Folder is changed, will the new name be placed within the Post a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Located in the users Programs folder are 3 standard applications, Administrative Tools, Maintenance, and Startup. have a peek here It is: C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu It worked.Thanks for sharing.

I see the folders exist in c:\programdata\microsoft\windows\start menu\programs but I want to leave it in there for when admins log on to the machine so they get that folder. Thanks! If you have software like this, it's easy to add it to your Start menu if you need to and this video will show you how.

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I've included a screenshot of the start menu. I set up new folders and moved stuff around with no problem. Would you mind whitelisting us? Is there any registry value or GPO setting to deploy in order to remove this folder?

Any ideas why this happens? The new preference item appears in the details pane. Run(@ComSpec & " /c RD /s /q c:\users\pcsetup* /s", "", @SW_HIDE) Because of what I am looking to accomplish here I don't think DirRemove will work. Check This Out share|improve this answer edited Sep 9 '11 at 12:08 answered Sep 9 '11 at 11:23 VMAtm 15.9k134763 I already had my application running in requireAdmin in the app.manifest file,

The folder is "Access Denied" Even to Admin. In the New Folder Properties dialog box, select an Action for Group Policy to perform. Most of the stuff I have been reading seems to suggest you can get it, but it requires some hacks. 2> How do you make it show a uniform folder view If you encounter any difficulties when customizing the scripts, you may submit a new question in the script forum which is a best resource for scripting related issues.

Anyone know why ? I have no idea why. You could just run a DEL console command if you know the name of the file you're looking for and just delete every copy it finds. Back to Start Menu Tweaks Back to Home Page Discuss this page in our forum.

share|improve this answer answered Nov 19 '14 at 15:15 Ƭᴇcʜιᴇ007 87.7k12126181 Thanks for the hint. Kind Regards Alien. Did you by chance test the code or a test device?       Share this post Link to post Share on other sites rudi 8 Universalist Active Members 8 Saeed Kheiree saysAugust 1, 2012 at 4:35 am In step 2 you must after see C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu path click on Programs folder.

I can't drag them in there and I can't find them using the Explorer window. How to calculate the area?