Windows 10: How to remove OneDrive desktop icon Solved

  1.    11 Jan 2016 #1

    How to remove OneDrive desktop icon

    After upgrade of Win7 to Win10 I got an Onedrive icon on my desktop. It can't be deleted.
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    Is there a way to disable this icon in the registry? What is the guid?
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  2. Brink's Avatar
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 18262
       11 Jan 2016 #2

    Hello zdzdz, :)

    Downloading and merging the .reg file below should remove the OneDrive desktop icon for you. You may need to either refresh (F5) the desktop or log out/in to fully apply.

    See also:


    Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00
    ; Created by: Shawn Brink
    ; Remove OneDrive icon from desktop
    Last edited by Brink; 17 Jan 2016 at 15:25. Reason: added tutorial link
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  3.    12 Jan 2016 #3

    Thank you so much!
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  4. Brink's Avatar
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 18262
       12 Jan 2016 #4

    You're most welcome. :)
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