HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Program Manager\Settings

Data type Range Default value
REG_DWORD 0 | 1 1


Stores the value of the Save Settings On Exit command on the Options menu in Program Manager. If the value of this entry is 1, changes that the user makes to the arrangement of windows and icons are saved when Windows 2000 is restarted.

Value Meaning
0 Enables Save Settings on Exit.
1 Disables Save Settings on Exit.

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This entry applies to Program Manager only; it does not affect Windows Explorer.

If the value of NoSaveSettings is 1, the value of SaveSettings is ignored.