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kknutson, Jan 16, 2010 #5 davehc VIP Member Joined: Jul 20, 2009 Messages: 1,958 Likes Received: 500 Location: Denmark No. Step 3: On the right pane you would see a list of entries like url1, url2 and so on (corresponding to the number of entries in your history). And, well, then there are always those several free junk file cleaners that let you achieve all this and more with the click of a button. When you click that, it does give you a list of folders that you have been to lately, but not actual files that you recently worked on, which is what I http://powerglobaldesigns.com/windows-explorer/windows-explorer-is-not-working.html

Restart IE. Best regards Endre Leine eleine, Oct 13, 2011 #10 Advertisements Show Ignored Content Want to reply to this thread or ask your own question? Lab colleague uses cracked software. In case you do something that you are not supposed to, the backup will come to your rescue. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-files/windows-explorers-address-bar-dropdown-list-of/272d7dee-3d6c-4fad-9439-2f84068764b1

Clear Windows Explorer History Windows 7

shorter way is - just go to recent places by typing "recent" in "run" (win+R) and by clicking the address bar on recent folder you will get option to delete it. Pretty soon it gets clogged. Since each URL is displayed separately, you can actually delete them individually. What do you all see when you click the arrow at the right end of the address bar?

Generated Sat, 13 Aug 2016 09:02:51 GMT by s_rh7 (squid/3.5.20) Sign InHow-To Windows Linux Mac Mobile Android iOS Web Browsers Chrome OS Gadgets Raspberry Pi Hardware Guides How Things At least on my machine. If the co-signer on my car loan dies, can the family take the car from me like they're threatening to? Windows Explorer Drop Down List Empty Tell us if it helps or share a trick that you are aware of in similar context.

We are sure many of you also want to know the same. You can simple rename the values to achieve this once you are done deleting unwanted entries. Of course I can click on the folders to see files inside, but I want a direct link to recent files. http://www.sevenforums.com/customization/56919-save-history-windows-7-explorer-address-bar.html deeppit Can't we disable it?

Axe Re: Hamed (and all those who tried this and had all their history disappear). Disable Windows Explorer History Please join our friendly community by clicking the button below - it only takes a few seconds and is totally free. In fact, it worked much the same as IE's adress bar, showing recent urls. Stay logged in Welcome to the Windows 7 Forums!

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Hope it helps! read this post here And it turns out all I needed to do was to right click the address bar when it wasn't focused and select delete history." Brilliant ... Clear Windows Explorer History Windows 7 An example of how that is helpful is say I want to attach a file in outlook. Clear Windows Explorer Search History Right-click on the item you want to remove and choose Delete.

The Windows Club The Windows Club covers Windows 10/8/7 tips, tutorials, how-to's, features, freeware. check over here Step 2 doesn't work in Windows 7 SP1. –RobH Dec 17 '13 at 18:57 add a comment| up vote 4 down vote In Windows 7 this seems to happen also in I regret that I do not know of a way to show those in Windoes explorer. Sign Up Now! Clear Windows Explorer History Windows 8

  1. Our tutorials cover many common Windows 7 topics.
  2. You can follow these simple steps to remove unwanted items from Windows Explorer addressbar history: 1.
  3. Microsoft has seen fit to move them without telling us.
  4. Right-click on the one you want to delete and select Delete.
  5. Related tips: If you wish to delete all address bar history, in Windows 10 you can right-click on the Explorer bar and select Delete history.
  6. Today we will show you how the Windows explorer address bar history can be deleted as a  whole or individual pieces.
  7. Comments Batman To think I spent ages trying to find out how to do this.
  8. Yes, I have that folder too.

i just deleted the String value contains the path which i wanted delete but all history gone. Join them; it only takes a minute: Sign up Here's how it works: Anybody can ask a question Anybody can answer The best answers are voted up and rise to the Michael None of these articles helped, but I used CCleaner, ran a standard clean, worked like a charm and didn't have to touch the registry. his comment is here Browse other questions tagged windows-xp or ask your own question.

share|improve this answer answered Oct 20 '09 at 17:20 Philippe Monnet 196117 This solution appears to be obsolete. Delete Address Bar History This article helped me immensely. That means if you are sharing your computer you could be risking your important and secret directories or files.

Does yours show FILES and FOLDERS??

Recent Comments News Posts on TWCNMicrosoft Office for Android now available on Chrome OSKaspersky accuses Microsoft of unfair practices in Windows 10November Insider Update for Office for Android brings exciting new Colin There is no 'TypedPaths' under 'explorer' in the registry key of Vista. This feature seems to have gone away in windows 7. Clear Windows Search History kknutson, Jan 21, 2010 #9 eleine Joined: Oct 13, 2011 Messages: 1 Likes Received: 0 Since this is an almost 2 year old thread I hope you have had this issue

About Us We're a community of knowledgeable PC enthusiasts, providing advice and support for Windows 7 users. Advertisement ^ Here you can see that you can select what to display in the drop-down lists: Browsing History Favorites Feeds Use Windows Search for better results Suggesting URLs. I may have misunderstood. weblink They sit there.

Tim Speer Thank you for the help to us neophyte windows users - just smart enough about some things to be DANGEROUS! :-) Umeshkumar Problem solved. Hot Network Questions How do I sort a list with positives coming before negatives with values sorted respectively? If you want to delete the complete File Explorer address bar history, then select all the URLs except "(Default)" using the Ctrl key on you keyboard; right-click on them, and then We think about browsing history, website cookies, bookmarks and cache.

It will display only files, not folders. Step 2: On the Registry Editor from the left pane navigate to HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\TypedPaths and double click on TypedPaths. Using that drop-down menu, you can easily navigate to your favorite folders. Top Image Credit: Alexei Kuznetsov More from Guiding Tech How to Easily Extend System Partition in Windows 10 How to Make Adobe Photoshop CS6 Run Faster on Any Computer 7 Proven

Would this be considered as plagiarism? kknutson Joined: Jan 15, 2010 Messages: 5 Likes Received: 0 In Vista, when you clicked the down arrow at the address bar, you would get a list of all the recent Simply click on the "Yes" button to delete the string value. Ideally, when you start typing an address, the system also populates and suggests the user with matching history.

Under AutoComplete, click on Settings. You will see that the address bar auto-complete drop-down list looks much more manageable now. I do a LOT of searches. That's it.

In Vista, I would see a 10-12 recently opened FILES with their links. (Much like recent URLS in IE) kknutson, Jan 19, 2010 #7 Kougar OCing one chip at a I mean our tracks are all over the computer, no? Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? Also, close all instances of Windows explorers and open a new one.

Type regedit in RUN dialog box and press Enter. Joseph Thanks for Help !!