All the recent files you open, no matter they are movies, pictures, songs or documents, get listed in the recent documents list in the Start Menu. If you work on a computer which is used by many users on the same account, then you may want to clear the recent documents list. Here is how you can clear recent documents list :
- Right click on the Start Menu and select Properties.
- Click on the Customize button as shown,
- Select the Advanced tab in the Customize Start Menu window.
- Click on the Clear List button as shown,