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Delete shortcut entries from This PC drop down menu, help!

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    Delete shortcut entries from This PC drop down menu, help!

    Hey guys, I'm wondering how to remove the entries from This PC drop down menu? I want to delete the Desktop, Documents... to Videos entries (pic below). Tks
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    64-bit Windows 10

    Hello InternetGandalf, and welcome to Eight Forums.

    The tutorial below should remove "Folders" from "Computer"/"This PC" and it's navigation pane group.

    This PC - Add or Remove "Folders" in Windows 8.1
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Delete shortcut entries from This PC drop down menu, help!
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