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Windows 7: lost my pin to taskbar and start menu items

11 Aug 2011   #1
seth500

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
lost my pin to taskbar and start menu items

Hi folks lost my pin to task bar and start menu in the context menu and I looked around on the site to find a solution but to no avail. Any clues on how I might get these back, and I have no idea why there gone except for the fact that my wife was the last on my computer. We know how that is...


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11 Aug 2011   #2
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 build 10122
 
 

Hello Seth,

You might check to see if this is the issue, and if it may be able to fix this for you.

Pin to Taskbar and Pin to Start Menu Missing from Context Menu Fix

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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11 Aug 2011   #3
seavixen32

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by seth500 View Post
Hi folks lost my pin to task bar and start menu in the context menu and I looked around on the site to find a solution but to no avail. Any clues on how I might get these back, and I have no idea why there gone except for the fact that my wife was the last on my computer. We know how that is...
If Brink's solution doesn't work you might want to consider a system restore to a point before the time your wife last logged on.
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11 Aug 2011   #4
seth500

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Thanks guys for your reply's we were able to get them working again through Brinks' fix But that's the last time my wife will see my computer again. Geez let her borrow for 2 seconds and she screws it all up! LOL!
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11 Aug 2011   #5
boohbah

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600
 
 

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Geez let her borrow for 2 seconds and she screws it all up! LOL!
my wife said similar when she announced she was pregnant with my youngest!
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11 Aug 2011   #6
seavixen32

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit
 
 

Pleased to hear Brink's solution worked, but don't be too hard on the boss........
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11 Aug 2011   #7
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 build 10122
 
 

That's great news Seth.

Yeah, don't make the boss mad. She might you.
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11 Aug 2011   #8
seth500

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Thats true she's the boss
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