Win 7 All Programs

Thursday, 21 July 2011 16:25 administrator
Start Menu Shared by All Users
1. Open the Start Menu.
A) Right click on All Programs and click on Open All Users. (See screenshot below)
Start Menu All Programs - Add or Delete Shortcuts-start_menu_open_all_users.jpg
B) Go to step 3.

2. Open the Start Menu.
A) In the search box, type shell:common start menu and press Enter.

B) Go to step 3.

3. Open Folder Options.
A) Dot Show hidden files, folders, or drives, and click on Apply. (See screenshot below)
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B) Open Windows Explorer and navigate to the location below. (See screenshot below step 5)

C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs
4. You can now Copy and Paste shortcuts, Drag and Drop shortcuts, and create New Folders that you want in the Start Menu in this window below.
Start Menu All Programs - Add or Delete Shortcuts-all_users_start_menu.jpg
5. If you did step 3, then in Folder Options again, dot Don't show hidden files, folders, or drives and click onOK. (See screenshot below step 3)
Last Updated on Wednesday, 18 April 2012 06:46