JSI Tip 5452. How do I clear the Windows XP most-recently-used (MRU) search history for files and folders?

The easiest way to clear the Windows XP history of searched files and folders is:

1. Copy / Paste the following to an ACMRU.reg file:


\[-HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Search Assistant\ACMru\5603\]

\[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Search Assistant\ACMru\5603\]

2. Merge the ACMRU.reg file with your registry.

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