SQL Server: Remove recent file history from the File Menu

In this post, I am going to show very basic help to remove recent file history from the File Menu of SQL Server Management Studio.

Sometimes, we require to hide all history of recent open file for some security purpose.

You can change this setting from menu Tools -> Options -> General Tab and change value of recently used lists, you set minimum 1 and maximum 24.SQL Server Recent File History

SQL Server Recent File History Option

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Anvesh, Your article states “remove”, yet your solution only minimize the recent files to 1 and hides the rest. If the value is change to a higher number, the history is still there and is visible.