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Hide programs from all-users on my start menu - programs

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Anonymous
September 12, 2005 3:39:55 AM

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How do I hide all those programs showing from All Users on my program list
from the start menu. I'm getting all my kids stuff that he has down loaded
and it making a mess out of my side of the computer. When I go to the
Start - All Programs, the only programs I want to see are the ones I use not
everyone elses. /Bob
Anonymous
September 12, 2005 3:57:43 AM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.customize (More info?)

Click Start, Run and enter REGEDIT Go to:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer

Look in the right pane for a value called NoCommonGroups. If the value exists, double click it and change the value to 1. If it doesn't exist, right click in a blank area of the right pane and select New, DWord value. Name it NoCommonGroups. Then double click the value you just created. Change it to 1. Log off/log on.

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"Bob Bergmann" <berg303@cox.net> wrote in message news:8M6Ve.25074$hp.23514@lakeread08...
> How do I hide all those programs showing from All Users on my program list
> from the start menu. I'm getting all my kids stuff that he has down loaded
> and it making a mess out of my side of the computer. When I go to the
> Start - All Programs, the only programs I want to see are the ones I use not
> everyone elses. /Bob
>
>
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