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Clear the customization of all folders in windows.

This tweak is use to clear the customization of all folders in Windows.

Tweak for : Windows XP, Windows 2003
Windows stores each folder's view settings and customizations in the registry. By default, this data is limited to 200 local folders and 200 network folders, for a total of 400 folders (which you can change). The data for folder view settings and customizations is stored in registry keys listed below.

By using this teak you are able to clear the customization of all folders in windows. To do this, you have to delete some sub-keys from the windows registry.

Go to Start > Run menu, enter "regedit". Navigate to the registry path listed below [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\] and delete sub keys "Bags" and "BagMRU".

Than navigate to the another registry path listed below [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\ShellNoRoam\] and delete sub keys "Bags" and "BagMRU".

Restart your system for the change to take effect.

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First, click the 'Start' button, and select 'Run'. In the resulting dialog box, type "regedit".

Go to [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\], key and 'Delete' a key with the name "Bags" under "Shell".

Go to [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\], key and 'Delete' a key with the name "BagMRU" under "Shell".

Go to [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\ShellNoRoam\],key and 'Delete' a key with the name "Bags" under "ShellNoRoam".

Go to [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\ShellNoRoam\],key and 'Delete' a key with the name "BagMRU" under "ShellNoRoam". Once you are done. After a restart or logoff, the changes take effect.

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