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Link1 specifies the path to the second recently opened programs link on the Start menu.

This setting has no effect on Server Core installations of Windows Server 2008.




Specifies the path to the second link on the Start menu. Path_to_second_link is a string with a maximum length of 259 characters.

This string type does not support empty elements. Do not create an empty value for this setting.

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Applies To

For the list of the supported Windows editions and architectures that this component supports, see Microsoft-Windows-Shell-Setup.

This setting is available to OEMs and system builders.

XML Example

The following XML output shows how to set a shortcut for the calculator and Notepad.

   <Link0>%USERPROFILE%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Accessories\Calculator.lnk</Link0>
   <Link1>%USERPROFILE%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Accessories\Notepad.lnk</Link1>

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