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When I look at the history in my internet explorer, I can see a folder called 'Computer'. When I click on it, it shows me the list of all documents I have opened, and all music I have listened to and pretty much every folder I have been on, on my computer. How is internet explorer recording what I do?? And how can I make it stop?? :(

I've attached the file, this is what it looks like. "Asturias MIDI is a file I opened on my computer, not a website as it shows ( it pictures Asturias midi as a page with the internet icon on it)

Hi Yasmin.

Sorry for replying so late as I was away.

Regarding your issue, please try the following steps:

1. Right click on Windows start button and select Properties.

2. Uncheck "Store and display recently opened items in the start menu and taskbar".  

Let me know how if that helps.

Sandeep Handoo

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