disable icon cleanup

keithath used Ask the Experts™
Would someone please tell me, for windows 7 ultimate,  how to disable the sytem maintenance unused icon cleanup.
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This should help.

1. Open Local Group Pol­icy Edi­tor using com­mand gpedit.msc

2. Open path User Configuration\Administrative Templates\Desktop

3. On the right panel dou­ble click on Remove the Desk­top Cleanup Wizard

4. Click on Enabled to remove Desk­top Cleanup Wizard

5. Click Apply/OK


Thanks. I wonder how Microsoft thinks users are supposed to change simple settings when they are all hidden away like this. I've only dabbled a couple of times in group policy and the thing scares me.

I agree, the least there could have left it in admin tools as an option like they have Disk Cleanup..

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