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Windows 7: Views Toolbar (I Think)

07 May 2009   #1
blaklite

Windows 7
 
 
Views Toolbar (I Think)

How the &%$% do u get rid of the new toolbar in explorer ??

the one with "Organize Include in Library Share With etc..."

It's driving me crazy, I dont use it, dont want it dont need it and just want it gone.


Thanks..
B


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07 May 2009   #2
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Blaklite,

Sorry, but you cannot get rid of that toolbar in Windows Explorer. It's basically the same as the one in Vista, but with a few more features instead.

Shawn
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07 May 2009   #3
blaklite

Windows 7
 
 

$%&*
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23 Dec 2009   #4
dutchMasta

Windows 7 Professional 32-bit
 
 

Actually, there is a way. Works for Vista too.
  1. Download Reshack
  2. In Reshack, navigate to: C:\Windows\Resources\Themes\Aero\Shell\NormalColor (If you're using another theme, navigate to that folder)
  3. Backup, then open Shellstyle.dll
  4. Navigate to: UIFILE\1\1033
  5. Search for: <style resid="FolderBandStyle">
  6. Under that, you'll find:
    <Element

    background="argb(0, 0, 0, 0)"

    />
  7. Change it to:
    <Element

    background="argb(0, 0, 0, 0)"

    padding="rect(0rp,0rp,0rp,-32rp)"

    />
  8. Click Compile Script and save it somewhere as Shellstyle.dll, then copy to C:\Windows\Resources\Themes\Aero\Shell\NormalColor and overwrite the original.

Let me know if you have any questions!
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