JSI Tip 10511. How can I remove the 'Files Stored in This Computer' category from the Windows XP My Computer display?

The Files Stored in This Computer category shows Shared Documents and <User Name> Documents, and is displayed in the My Computer view by default.

NOTE: When you join your computer to a domain, the Files Stored in This Computer category is removed.

If you wish to remove the Files Stored in This Computer category:

1. Open a CMD.EXE window.

2. Type the following command and press Enter:

REG DELETE HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\MyComputer\NameSpace\DelegateFolders\\{59031a47-3f72-44a7-89c5-5595fe6b30ee\} /F
3. Shutdown ands restart your computer for this setting to become effective.



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