Microsoft MSDN clarifies on Windows 7 GodMode term.

An MSDN Moderator, tonysoper, has posted the following clarification about Windows 7 GodMode :

“Recently a journalist used the controversial term ‘GodMode’ about this feature and made the incorrect claim that these shortcuts are undocumented.

See also http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc144096(VS.85).aspx#virtual

To use these features, use the GUID and name the folder as you like, you do not have to use the term the article author used.”

Source: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee330741%28VS.85%29.aspx

Incidentally, this page also lists the Canonical Names of Control Panel Items in Windows Vista & Windows 7. This topic lists each Control Panel item, its canonical name, and its GUID.

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