Remove the Desktop Cleanup Wizard

Prevents users from using the Desktop Cleanup Wizard. If you enable this setting the Desktop Cleanup wizard does not automatically run on a users workstation every 60 days. The user will also not be able to access the Desktop Cleanup Wizard. If you disable this setting or do not configure it the default behavior of the Desktop Clean Wizard running every 60 days occurs. Note: When this setting is not enabled users can run the Desktop Cleanup Wizard or have it run automatically every 60 days from Display by clicking the Desktop tab and then clicking the Customize Desktop button.

Additional Information

  1. Registry path is:

    HKEY_CURRENT_USER -> Software -> Microsoft -> Windows -> CurrentVersion -> Policies -> Explorer # NoDesktopCleanupWizard

  2. The Administrative Template path is:



* Making mistakes while changing registry values can affect your system adversely. We recommend you to create a System Restore point before making registry manipulation. If you're new to Registry Editor, read this beginner's guide.
** To locate the registry and administrative template path, checkout beginner's guide.
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