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Windows 7: How to remove everythig from desktop?

09 May 2009   #21

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 build 7600

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by McBlzr View Post
I just created a folder called DeskTop Extras & put everything extra in there!
But it does not do what I want, I am using that method too but its not very helpful.

I found a program which can do this based on extensions & other parameters but I cant get it working on windows 7
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09 May 2009   #22

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 build 7600

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by symbiont View Post
This is what I use to keep mine clean looking, but still have easy access to everything I want when I need it.

Fences by Stardock
That helps a bit at least the features are cool & I can now post my clean looking desktop but sadly it does not redirect the files to a folder.

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