Visual Studio 2012: Removing recent items from “Start Page”

Visual Studio 2012 IDE displays a Start Page when we open the IDE. On Start Page Visual Studio displays recent projects list in left side of the page under Recent group. This article explains how to remove recent items from recent list.

Step 1. Open Visual Studio 2012 IDE.

Step 2. You will find Recent items will be displayed on left side of the Start Page.

Step 3. Right click on the item you want to remove from Recent list. Visual Studio will display a pop-up menu.

Visual Studio 2012 - Remove "Recent Items" from "Start Page"

Visual Studio 2012 – Remove “Recent Items” from “Start Page”

Step 4. Select Remove From List” menu item. Visual Studio will remove the item from Recent list.


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