Cascade the Printer Folder

Posted On 2007-05-03 by FortyPoundHead
Keywords: Cascade the Printer Folder (Windows 2000)
Tags:  Windows 2000
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This tweak controls when the 'Printers' sub-folder under 'Settings' on the Start Menu, is shown as a cascading folder.
Open your registry and find the key mentioned below.
Create a new string value, or modify the the existing value, named 'CascadePrinters'. Modify the value to equal 'YES' to enable cascading or 'NO' to disable it.
Exit your registry and log off for the changes to take effect.
Note: By using the same key except under the [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE] tree the tweak can be enforced system wide, instead of only user based.

Key: [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Advanced]
Value Name: CascadePrinters
Data Type: REG_SZ
Data: YES or NO

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