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Windows 7: "All Programs" folder appearance

04 Sep 2010   #1
jarnold

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 
"All Programs" folder appearance

Hi,

I have noticed that in the "all programs" portion of start menu that the appearance of the program folders is not uniform. Some of mine are highlighted wtih an orange horizontal band. Does anyone know why that is. I cannot figure out how to get rid of it.

John


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04 Sep 2010   #2
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 10, Home Clean Install
 
 

Dont get rid of it, you paid for that feature. That shows that a program was used that was not used for a while and is not pinned to start menu.
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04 Sep 2010   #3
jarnold

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 

Thank you for the reply. It is appearing on a program that I just installed this morning. Does that make sense?
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04 Sep 2010   #4
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 10, Home Clean Install
 
 

Yes the computer had no record of its use for a long time. Just wait a while it will go away. The time depends on how many programs are used. Trust me, forget about it.
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05 Sep 2010   #5
jarnold

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 

Thank you very much!
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05 Sep 2010   #6
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

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You are very welcome.
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