Clear the Documents menu

by Wayne Maples [Published on 20 April 2004 / Last Updated on 20 April 2004]

The documents displayed in the Start/Documents menu are the contents of the directory %systemroot%\Profiles\currentusername\Recent\. To protect ones privacy and prevent the recent documents accessed from being displayed, delete the contents of the Recent directory at logon. Add following line to autoexec.bat

del %systemroot%\profiles\%username%\recent\*

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