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How can I clear the Run history?

1. Start the registry editor (regedit.exe) (start→ Run → regedit ↓

2. Move to HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\RunMRU

3. Select the entry you wish to remove, e.g. h

4. Press the Del key (or select Edit – Delete) and click Yes to the confirmation

5. Double click the MRUList value and remove the letter you just deleted. Click OK to save the change

6. Close the registry editor

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0 – jump to the start of the line

^ – jump to the first non-blank character of the line

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