AJAX and Content History menu items are displaying in the components menu

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What is the cause

When a site is upgraded from Joomla 3.1 to 3.2 using FTP or another manual upgrade, a number of extensions show up through the discover install method. When Discovery Install is used for those extensions, AJAX and Content History show up in Components sub-menu.

How to fix

Create a backup, then delete the "com_ajax" entry in the _menu table (you can search for it in the title column). Afterward, delete the "com_contenthistory" entry in the same table.