Script to remove shortcut using GPO

Posted on 2014-02-20
Last Modified: 2014-03-10
I need help getting a script to remove IE 64bit shortcut off WIn 7. Can someone please write out a quick one for me? Im not good at scripts at all. Thanks

This is what im trying to do:
Question by:Thomas N
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by:Joseph Moody
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Why not use Group Policy Preferences Shortcuts and set the action to delete?

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by:Thomas N
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That would be easier. I never did it before can you show me step by step how to do it? Thanks.
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by:Joseph Moody
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by:Thomas N
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Ok I went under user config | preferences | windows settings | shortcuts

It asks me location but it only has "all user programs". How do I specify if its the x86 or regular program files? I want to remove the 64 bit version and they both have the same name (iexplorer), the only difference is its in a different folder.
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Joseph Moody earned 500 total points
ID: 39877533
Do it under computer config

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