Windows 10: Folders on Start Menu

  1. Posts : 176
    Windows 10 Enterprise x64 1709
       02 Sep 2015 #1

    Folders on Start Menu

    Last question on customizing Windows 10 :)
    Settings > Personalization > Start > Choose which folder appear on Start
    I need to enable ONLY the following ones:

    File Explorer
    Personal Folder

    As usual via registry!
    In Windows 7 the key was:


    For example: "Start_ShowDownloads"=dword:00000001
    But in Windows 10 registry address is changed I think.
    Anyone knows the new address?
    Thanks in advance :)
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  2.    02 Sep 2015 #2

    I think it's under LOCAL_MACHINE but don't quote me on that.
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  3. Posts : 176
    Windows 10 Enterprise x64 1709
    Thread Starter
       02 Sep 2015 #3

    Thousands of keys under HKLM
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  4.    02 Sep 2015 #4

    omidsolo said: View Post
    Thousands of keys under HKLM
    I know...... Good luck.......
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  5. Posts : 176
    Windows 10 Enterprise x64 1709
    Thread Starter
       02 Sep 2015 #5

    Help please...
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  6. Posts : 51
    Windows 8.1 Pro & Windows 10 Pro
       02 Sep 2015 #6

    Go to each folder in Explorer. Right-click on the folder and select 'Pin to Start'. You can put them on the Task bar too.
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  7. Posts : 176
    Windows 10 Enterprise x64 1709
    Thread Starter
       02 Sep 2015 #7

    Please read the question, need to do it via registry only!
      My ComputerSystem Spec


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