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Windows 7: Desktop folders question

23 Jan 2012   #11

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by chrisp9au View Post
The only icon left on my desktop now is the Recycle Bin, and I guess that can stay.

Thanks again,

Chris
You can use this tutorial to pin the recycling bin to the taskbar. Recycle Bin - Pin to Taskbar
Jerry

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23 Jan 2012   #12

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I agree the Desktop toolbar works as you say.

Using the FSL Launcher option means that I only have one icon on the desktop.

http://download.cnet.com/8750-4_1-0.html

I'm really happy with the result.

Cheers

Chris


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23 Jan 2012   #13

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 (64 bit), Windows XP SP3, Linux Mint 17 MATE (64 bit)
 
 

If you think your problem is solved, you should click the "Mark as Solved" button.

You'll have to click on the links in the quote, to see the pictures.

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by lehnerus2000 View Post

Any post in this thread
(when you are logged in, you should choose one of your own though).

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Your original post should show the buttons in the red boxes (when you are logged in).

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by seavixen32 View Post
Scroll through to the end of the thread where you should see a green 'Thread Resolved' button.
Thanks seavixen32.
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23 Jan 2012   #14

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And with the supplied tutorial, the Recycle Bin icon is also gone!

Perfect!

Cheers

Chris
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23 Jan 2012   #15

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 (64 bit), Windows XP SP3, Linux Mint 17 MATE (64 bit)
 
 

Good to hear that it worked out satisfactorily.
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