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Windows 7: Sidebar of Explorer, need help changing it

14 Feb 2013   #1
LisaToo

windows 7 professional 64 bit
 
 
Sidebar of Explorer, need help changing it

Hi there, Can anyone describe how I change the contents listing of my Explorer sidebar please? I just want it to show what it used to, before I reinstalled my Win 7 (64 bit). Now that its all clean again my explorer sidebar has changed.... ? It now shows various categories, those being
- Libraries
- Homegroup
- computer
- Network

What I'm trying to get it back to, is when it just showed one item, my computer. All these various ones seem to get in my way of everyday operations. How can I get the sidebar to show exactly what I want it to show? Is there a way?
Thanks in advance for any help.
Lisa


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14 Feb 2013   #2
Bongo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 10 Pro
 
 

Welcome to the Seven Forums

Have a look at this tutorial Favorites - Add or Remove from Navigation Pane and then look at the Related Tutorials at the bottom and you will find several more on the navigation pane.

This link will take you to the beginning of the N section in the tutorials which takes you right to the navigation pane tutorials http://www.sevenforums.com/1077-post26.html

Jerry
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14 Feb 2013   #3
LisaToo

windows 7 professional 64 bit
 
 

Perfect! Many thanks
Lisa
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14 Feb 2013   #4
Bongo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 10 Pro
 
 

You're welcome
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