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Windows 7: Save As > RECENT PLACES (missing)

01 Sep 2016   #1
AaLF

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 
Save As > RECENT PLACES (missing)

  1. Recent places link missing on our other PC when wanting to save a file. "RECENT PLACES" option not there. (see pic)
  2. Same goes for "DESKTOP". It also is not appearing as a save-to link.





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01 Sep 2016   #2
AmericanPharaoh

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

Hello,

Try this: Click on yellow folder on taskbar (Explorer), right click on Favorites, click on Restore favorite links.

In addition: Recent Items - Turn On or Off

John
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02 Sep 2016   #3
AaLF

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by AmericanPharaoh View Post
Hello,

Try this: Click on yellow folder on taskbar (Explorer), right click on Favorites, click on Restore favorite links.

In addition: Recent Items - Turn On or Off

John
Recent places didn't come back
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02 Sep 2016   #4
Eric3742

Windows 7 x64
 
 

C:\Users\Eric\Links

Replace my name to your acct name.

Drag to where you want.
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02 Sep 2016   #5
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello AaLF,

You might see if restoring "Recent Places" in Favorites using the method below may be able to help.

Favorites - Restore Default Favorite Links in Navigation Pane
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02 Sep 2016   #6
AmericanPharaoh

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by AaLF View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by AmericanPharaoh View Post
Hello,

Try this: Click on yellow folder on taskbar (Explorer), right click on Favorites, click on Restore favorite links.

In addition: Recent Items - Turn On or Off

John
Recent places didn't come back
Reviewing your post history, I see you've had past issues with Recent Places.

If you'd like, you could create a new user account. Afterwards, if Recent Places is now working in the new account, move your important files into the new user account and delete the old user account with the broken Recent Places.

John
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