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This article describes how to disable the AutoComplete feature or enable the Inline AutoComplete feature.
Windows Explorer and the Run box both have AutoComplete capabilities, as in Microsoft Internet Explorer. There are actually two forms of AutoComplete. The first is an automatic suggestion, where you get a drop-down list of sites with the same letters you have typed. The second is where the line you are typing is automatically completed if you have typed the same letters before. This is the Inline AutoComplete feature. The first feature is turned on by default, but Inline AutoComplete is not.
To disable the AutoComplete feature in the Address box in Windows Explorer, and the Address box in Internet Explorer:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\RunMRUTo enable the Inline AutoComplete feature: