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Reviewed by Jon Fisher. Tweet Share Email. What to Know The quick launch toolbar has been gone since Windows 7, but you can bring it back. Consider using the pin feature if you want easy access to a handful of commonly used apps. If you do this successfully, it will push the quick launch menu to the left side of the taskbar. Was this page helpful? Thanks for letting us know! Email Address Sign up There was an error. Please try again.
You're in! Previous Next. Alan Russell. Thanks for your feedback. How satisfied are you with this reply? Thanks for your feedback, it helps us improve the site. In reply to Alan Russell's post on October 9, In reply to annoyedatyou's post on October 9, Thanks for responding the thing I would to be able to do again it worked before win 10 is to right click on the word icon that I have pinned on the task bar.
Sorry about that, I wasn't sure what you wanted. It seems that when Microsoft updated the jumplists for Windows 10 number of entries and spacing they stuffed what you wanted as well. I am very grateful for your help thanks I think office home might fix it, it does seem good value really. It still only works for shortcut files now. It needs to work for all files including executables.
Interestingly, I have Word open in Windows 10, and the jump list in the taskbar shows 5 recent documents. So, apparently Microsoft hasn't completely removed it from Windows Just can't figure out how to get it to appear on all files. Ramesh Srinivasan. In reply to LEF's post on May 22, In reply to Ramesh Srinivasan's post on May 22, There is an "Open File Location" button not grayed out on the Search toolbar in Win 10 File Manager, but it doesn't do anything when applied to a "found" document of any kind.
Anyone know of a setting that would make that button do what it should? This site in other languages x. Any behavior that appears to violate End user license agreements, including providing product keys or links to pirated software.
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To avoid that, hold the Alt key while dragging and dropping a folder. If you want to, you can also add the shortcuts directly to the Quick Launch folder and the shortcuts will appear in the quick launch list. In Windows 10, Microsoft added a new toolbar called Links. This is very similar to the Quick Launch toolbar.
The difference is that it is readily available in the toolbars list and the Links folder is located in a different location in the File Explorer.
This toolbar is useful if you want to start with a blank slate so that you can add your own program and folder shortcuts. Just like with the quick launch toolbar, you can either drag and drop the application or folder shortcuts to add them to the Links toolbar. Best Smartwatches. Best Oculus Quest 2 Accessories. Best Home Theater Systems. Browse All News Articles. Chevrolet Blazer EV.
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Details required :. Cancel Submit. Keith A. The folder whose file system name is 'Recent' displays as 'Recent Items' in Explorer. Thanks for your feedback.