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Windows 7: can't pin icons to taskbar


09 May 2010   #1

Windows 7
 
 
can't pin icons to taskbar

when i right click on the running program icons on the task bar, it doesn't show "pin this program to taskbar" on the jump list.

and when i unpin any pined icons and try to pin again it won't work....

please help.....


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09 May 2010   #2
Arc

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Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit SP 1
 
 

Search in Start menu . Right click on the program you want to pin .. and see if the option is there . Like this


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09 May 2010   #3

Windows 7
 
 

it don't have that option on any list.......
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09 May 2010   #4
Arc

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You should run SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker to check if there is any corruption or damage in your system .
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09 May 2010   #5

Windows 7
 
 

btw how can i post pictures, so i can show i Problem easyer.
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09 May 2010   #6
Arc

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit SP 1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by jy138022 View Post
btw how can i post pictures, so i can show i Problem easyer.
First, have a screenshot using snipping tool
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Then attach it using the paper clip icon in the reply box
can't pin icons to taskbar-capture.jpg


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09 May 2010   #7

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by jy138022 View Post
when i right click on the running program icons on the task bar, it doesn't show "pin this program to taskbar" on the jump list.

and when i unpin any pined icons and try to pin again it won't work....

please help.....
Also try holding down the shift key when you right click, this gives you more options. :-)
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09 May 2010   #8

Windows 7
 
 

ok i did the scan
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and i try she shift key that only show "pin to start menu"


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09 May 2010   #9

Windows 7
 
 

ok i here is the picture of the jump list that i right click the icon on the taskbar
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09 May 2010   #10

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

Also try Brinks 3 links here:
Missing pin to taskbar option

and have a look at gpedit.msc there is a security option to disable this. Here's the technet article
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/l...62(WS.10).aspx
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