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How do I remove the Windows Explorer Toolbar?

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look what you did. i never had a problem with it till i saw your post. now my OCD has kicked in. thx! :) – ksheer Jul 31 '11 at 15:50
up vote 2 down vote accepted

Normally, I would try to put the steps here myself, as is normal practice on this site, but in this case, the answer is very detailed, and somewhat complicated, so I will just post the link. It is also EXTREMELY well-done, so I will not try to re-create such a great answer (one of THE best I have ever seen on the Internet).

I would follow this link as it seems to do exactly what you want:

Lastly, I would say, make sure you have a good System Restore point AND backup before you try this.

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nice, should i run Remove_Take_Ownership.reg after finishing? (couldnt find any info on the site...) – winuser Jul 31 '11 at 18:20
I would not think that is necessary. – KCotreau Jul 31 '11 at 18:29
Is there way to do this for Classic theme? – Art Gertner Feb 4 '15 at 13:43

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