“This PC” Folders

Ever go from Windows 7 to Windows 10 and notice how the default “This PC” Explorer view is just so cluttered with Pictures, Videos, Documents, Etc? Also notice how these folders also show up on the left navigation bar?

Want to fix it? This is for you.

Go from this:

To this:

Please note that I have ONLY test this on x64 Windows 10 1703, Server 2016, and Server 2012 R2

View the source on Github and download the EXE here.

View Technical Details
This software works by modifying regkey’s.

Windows 10 / Server 2016:
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\FolderDescriptions\%key%\PropertyBag\ThisPCPolicy

%key%
Documents : {f42ee2d3-909f-4907-8871-4c22fc0bf756}
Pictures : {0ddd015d-b06c-45d5-8c4c-f59713854639}
Videos : {35286a68-3c57-41a1-bbb1-0eae73d76c95}
Downloads : {7d83ee9b-2244-4e70-b1f5-5393042af1e4}
Music : {a0c69a99-21c8-4671-8703-7934162fcf1d}
Desktop : {B4BFCC3A-DB2C-424C-B029-7FE99A87C641}
3D Objects : {31C0DD25-9439-4F12-BF41-7FF4EDA38722}
Windows 8.1 / Server 2012 R2:
HKLM\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\MyComputer\NameSpace\%key%

%key%
Documents : {A8CDFF1C-4878-43be-B5FD-F8091C1C60D0}
Pictures : {3ADD1653-EB32-4cb0-BBD7-DFA0ABB5ACCA}
Videos : {A0953C92-50DC-43bf-BE83-3742FED03C9C}
Downloads : {374DE290-123F-4565-9164-39C4925E467B}
Music : {1CF1260C-4DD0-4ebb-811F-33C572699FDE}
Desktop : {B4BFCC3A-DB2C-424C-B029-7FE99A87C641}

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