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Windows 8 file search term


owen123
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Hi In windows 8 to find programs I use Win button + F to search for program. The problem is that after I search for the program name it has kept it as history under the search box so that every time I press Win button + F these three things comes up

http://i.imgur.com/DXg2c.png

device manager notepad.exe notepad

weirdly enough it not recording other program. I tried typing in paint but it does not keep it as history. Anybody know why? Many thanks :)

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owen123

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Sorry forgot to add... How do I remove these searches? Thanks

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rdave13

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Open the charms bar, search, Change PC settings, under search, on the left, you get the options to delete etc.

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owen123

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Thank you so much!!!

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