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Windows 7: I miss my X very much

21 Mar 2011   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate -32 bit
 
 
I miss my X very much

Before I switched to Win 7 my X was always there for me .... but now....It's gone

Ok.... I'm talking about the red X that was always up top of every XP window in the tool bar.
Is there a way to get it back in Windows 7 Ultimate?

Thanks D.

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21 Mar 2011   #2
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Hello Diana,

Yes, there sure is.

You can use the tutorial below to add a Delete button on the toolbar of all Windows Explorer windows.
Windows Explorer - Add or Remove Delete Button
OR

You can use OPTION TWO in the tutorial below to add a Delete button on the toolbar in one or more specific Windows Explorer window(s).
Windows Explorer Toolbar Buttons - Customize
Hope this helps,
Shawn
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21 Mar 2011   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

I've been using Windows 7 since the beginning and didn't notice the missing delete button.
I always use the keyboard.
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21 Mar 2011   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate -32 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Brink View Post
Hello Diana,

Yes, there sure is.

You can use the tutorial below to add a Delete button on the toolbar of all Windows Explorer windows.
Windows Explorer - Add or Remove Delete Button
OR

You can use OPTION TWO in the tutorial below to add a Delete button on the toolbar in one or more specific Windows Explorer window(s).
Windows Explorer Toolbar Buttons - Customize
Hope this helps,
Shawn
Thanks Brink..... I've been at this since win 95 but I always get a bit nervous when working in the Registry... Plus I couldn't get full permission to change the Hive key entry. Call me overly cautious but I think I'll make a full Acronis image before I fat finger my registry.
I'm pretty sure I can do it but..... better safe than sorry.

I'll be sure to let you know how I make out with it.
Thanks again
D.
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22 Mar 2011   #5
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

You're welcome Diana,

Good idea to be safe. I would recommend to read it over a couple of times, then just be sure to follow it step by step. If you have any questions or problems, please feel free to let us know.
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22 Mar 2011   #6

Windows 7 Ultimate -32 bit
 
 

Thanks Brink..... just rebooted after fooling in the registry and I'm still able to get on line....

Thats a good thing!
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22 Mar 2011   #7
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

LOL, indeed it is. Do you have a Delete button now?
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22 Mar 2011   #8

Windows 7 Ultimate -32 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Brink View Post
LOL, indeed it is. Do you have a Delete button now?
Not yet....This install is about a week old and I still have a few more programs to install and some tweaks to make before I make another full image.

Then I can be as reckless as I want!

D.
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22 Mar 2011   #9
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

LOL ok.
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