Windows 10: Disable Auto-Creation of Link for New File

  1.    08 Jun 2016 #1

    Disable Auto-Creation of Link for New File


    Every time I create a new file, regardless of file type, Win 10 automatically creates a link in
    C:\Users\myname\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windoes\Recent.

    How can I disable the automatic creation of such links?

    Win10 Home 64-bit
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  2. philc43's Avatar
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    64bit Win 10 Pro ver 1809 Build 17763.55 and W10 Insider Build 18262
       08 Jun 2016 #2

    Hello beau,

    Try removing the check mark from the box for "show recently used files in Quick Access" in Folder options

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    Also try this:

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/3...-turn-off.html
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  3.    08 Jun 2016 #3

    No luck, that doesn't do the trick. I also tried re-booting but that has no effect
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