Windows 7: how to clear “pinned list”

by luca
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A useful feature added in Windows 7 is the jump list you can get with a right click on Windows Explorer icon located in the taskbar.

You can also “pin” some resources in the top pinned list:

Because of a bug, if you previously added to pinned list a resource (for example a network share)  not available anymore, you can’t remove that resource.

To completely clear both pinned list and recent one, you can delete all the files located at the following path:

%APPDATA%\Microsoft\Windows\Recent\AutomaticDestinations

The result:

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