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Windows 7: i cant pin this program to my toolbar?

20 Feb 2010   #1
bobright

Windows 7
 
 
i cant pin this program to my toolbar?

so im trying to drag and drop a program/icon from my dekstop to pin on my taskbar but it wont. why is this?

is there some sort of limit...i got about 12 programs or so pinned to it


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20 Feb 2010   #2
jfar

Vista Ult64, Win7600
 
 

Hi, right click on it and choose pin to Taskbar.
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20 Feb 2010   #3
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 10, Home Clean Install
 
 

Welcome,

Try one of these many methods. I do not know what the limit would be, but only so many icons can fit in a given space. Did you unlock the taskbar (right click on the task bar lock or unlock)?

http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials...ram-links.html
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19 May 2010   #4
pcs3657

xp, vista, seven
 
 
No limit on the no of programs that can be pinned

There is no restriction on the no of applications that you can pin on your task bar.

But if you want to create a quick launch follow the following post:
Quick Launch - Enable or Disable)
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