How To Remove My Computer From The Start Menu In Windows 7 – GPO

The removal of the My Computer icon from the Windows 7 Start Menu is a strange GPO, because it’s not found under the Start Menu and Taskbar GPO as you’d expect. To remove My Computer from the Start Menu, navigate to the following GPO: User Configuration -> Policies -> Administrative Templates -> Desktop -> Remove […]
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How To Make Windows 8.1 Boot Straight To Desktop

Don’t like Windows 8.1 booting to the Start Menu, well it’s possible to make Windows 8.1 boot straight to the desktop. To make Windows 8.1 boot straight to the desktop: Type regedit in the Start Menu and hit enter Navigate to HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\StartPage\ Create¬†a DWORD called OpenAtLogon with a value of 0 to boot straight to […]
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