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Knowledge Base: How to Customize the User Desktop Appearance on Windows RDS 2008 R2

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Knowledge Base: How to Customize the User Desktop Appearance on Windows RDS 2008 R2
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How to Customize the User Desktop Appearance on Windows RDS 2008 R2

Document ID: SX122452

Symptoms

By default, Windows Server 2008 R2 does not provide Group Policy settings to hide all the special user folders appearing by default on the Desktop.

Cause

Edit the following registry keys in order to hide unwanted user folders. It is recommended to use Group Policy Preference to configure these settings:

1. To hide the Library folder
HKCUSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionExplorerHideDesktopIconsNewStartPanel
• {031E4825-7B94-4DC3-B131-E946B44C8DD5}=dword:00000001

To learn more and to read the entire article at its source, please refer to the following page, How to Customize the User Desktop Appearance on Windows RDS 2008 R2

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