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Windows 7: [Help] App Launcher V3

20 Aug 2011   #1
Tournedisque

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
[Help] App Launcher V3

Help edit the code to create another instance of this app launcher gadget?
thx in advanced...

Gadget download:
Windows Live Gallery

Note: Change .gadget file to .zip to access the files


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20 Aug 2011   #2
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

I am not sure what you are trying to do. But why would you want to have a second instamce of the AppLauncher.

I used it a lot in Vista where I had a sidebar and it was readily accessible. Then I used it in Win7 where I tweaked a sidebar. But on my X64 systems I prefer to use toolbars that are more easily accessible.
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20 Aug 2011   #3
Tournedisque

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Oh I did it.... sweet!

goto: C:\Users\User Name\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows Sidebar\Gadgets
make a copy of the folder and rename it
skim threw all the files and rename all "App Launcher" entries
save / done
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20 Aug 2011   #4
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

Thanks for reporting success.
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20 Aug 2011   #5
Tournedisque

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

^^ @whs
The reason I want (2)two of the same gadgets? As of right now my idea is test if this will even give me the organization i am looking for. Let me mention I want to have one for business and one for pleasure.
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20 Aug 2011   #6
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Tournedisque View Post
^^ @whs
The reason I want (2)two of the same gadgets? As of right now my idea is test if this will even give me the organization i am looking for. Let me mention I want to have one for business and one for pleasure.
Have a look at the Toolbars tutorial link I posted earlier (in post #2). That may be even better for your purposes.
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