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Windows 7: how do i remove this?

22 May 2012   #1
saul1991

 
 
how do i remove this?

how do i unistall this annoying shortcut? i turned on my laptop and it was in the desktop i right clicked and there were only 3 options heres a pic of it. any help would really be appriciated thanks




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22 May 2012   #2
Trucidation

 

Looks like part of a desktop skin, that's certainly not how the default desktop looks like. Looks like Rainmeter (never used it so I'm just guessing).
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22 May 2012   #3
saul1991

 
 

Thanks for quick reply but its the recent places shortcut it's not a rainmeter skin if you open up your computer folder and look at the folders to left it should be by desktop by my pictures and music and all those other folders
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22 May 2012   #4
Arc

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Hello Saul .... is it present there ?

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If not, drag and move it in the location.


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22 May 2012   #5
saul1991

 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Arc View Post
Hello Saul .... is it present there ?

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If not, drag and move it in the location.
Yeah its there too lol I tried moving it there but it just makes two of them
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22 May 2012   #6
Arc

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If you select the desktop icon and hit delete button on the keyboard ?
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22 May 2012   #7
saul1991

 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Arc View Post
If you select the desktop icon and hit delete button on the keyboard ?
I tried that it just opens the folder.. should I just do a system resotore and see if that would fix it
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22 May 2012   #8
Arc

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That's a nice plan ! But how you had it in the desktop ?
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22 May 2012   #9
saul1991

 
 

I don't know I turned on my laptop and was about to start editing some android themes and when I minimized paint and PS it was there
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22 May 2012   #10
Arc

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Let us know how the system restore worked !
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