Windows 10: How to Remove the Blue "Quick access" Icon from the Desktop Solved

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  1. Brink's Avatar
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 18237
       18 Jan 2018 #11

    Great news. I'm glad it could help. :)
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  2.    18 Jul 2018 #12

    Brink said: View Post
    Hello Bulldog, :)

    If you like, you might see if downloading and running the .bat file below may help.

    Attachment 172769

    Contents of .bat file:

    REG ADD "HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\HideDesktopIcons\NewStartPanel" /v "{679f85cb-0220-4080-b29b-5540cc05aab6}" /t REG_DWORD /d "1" /f
    taskkill /im explorer.exe /f & explorer.exe
    This worked immediately. Thanks!
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  3. Brink's Avatar
    Posts : 32,182
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 18237
       18 Jul 2018 #13

    I'm glad it could help antindies, and welcome to Ten Forums.
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