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Windows 7 Recent Documents

I need to remotely see the history of documents a user opened on a Windows 7 machine. What is the path?
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Recent Items is stored in the Roaming Profile of a user.  Here is an exact path for my user on my PC at work.


Naturally you have to have super duper administration rights to be able to browse to that location, and hopefully a firewall is not blocking you.

Tip : If you use "Roaming Profiles" in your environment, you can potentially see a copy of their recent items in their roaming profile folder on the server instead of trying to connect to their workstation.
FYI, if you just need to look for a file name (no easy way to search it), but you could click the Binary dword values here.....


Course across the LAN it would be under HKEY_Users in Remote Registry, once you connect......

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