Most of the computer users use Run prompt for various reason. We can use it in various way, e.g. we can open explorer by typing explorer.exe , can open temp file using %temp% command, can browse websites, ping tests and much more. Whatever we type in run prompt is getting stored and will be visible to anyone who use the computer. Some of our private software or file path can be revealed from there. So if you want to Clear Run Command History in windows and you are looking for How to Delete Run History, follow the below procedure.
1. Go to Windows menu > Run. ( or press Windows key+ R)
2.Type Regedit , new window will be opened.
3.Navigate to HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\ Explorer\RunMRU\
4. You are requested not to change anywhere expect the said location. Double click on the MRUList and you will see edit string prompt windows.
5. On Value data box, click on it and delete whatever is there and click okay button.And this will Delete History including everything from your run prompt. Your run prompt should look like unused and fresh now.[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IlyguOM_vps]
This method would help you to Clear Run History Windows XP, Clear Run History Windows 7 or Delete Run History Windows 8. if you are using any other software to Remove Run Command History, feel free to share your experience with that in the comments below.