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Windows 7: How can i rename the libraries in start menu?

14 Oct 2010   #1

Windows 7 Professional x86
 
 
[SOLVED] How can i rename the libraries in start menu?

Hi all

I need to rename some items on the right hand side of the start menu (see attachment)

for example i want to rename "My Pictures" to "Pictures"

How can i accomplish this?

Thanks

Regards
Kyle



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14 Oct 2010   #2

Windows 7 Professional (x64/SP1) /Linux Mint 16
 
 

Do you mean this? Change Text on XP Start Button
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14 Oct 2010   #3

Windows 7 Professional x86
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Prof Kerfuffle View Post
no i didn't mean the start button. (windows 7 start orb does not even have text lol)

the attachment says it all i think
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14 Oct 2010   #4

Windows 8 CP x64
 
 

right click on that library and rename it...it's simple..
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14 Oct 2010   #5

Windows 7 Professional x86
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by neeraj View Post
right click on that library and rename it...it's simple..
you can't do that for library links man.

i would have known how to do that
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14 Oct 2010   #6

Windows 8 CP x64
 
 

so what you want to say..expalin in brief please..
in example u said u want to rename my pictures to pictures..
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14 Oct 2010   #7

Windows 7 Professional x86
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by neeraj View Post
so what you want to say..expalin in brief please..
in example u said u want to rename my pictures to pictures..

can you see the difference in the attachments?

i want to change the text "My Music" to "Music" only

sorry i cannot explain better


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14 Oct 2010   #8

Windows 8 CP x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Cr7NeTwOrK View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by neeraj View Post
so what you want to say..expalin in brief please..
in example u said u want to rename my pictures to pictures..

can you see the difference in the attachments?

i want to change the text "My Music" to "Music" only

sorry i cannot explain better
sorry buddy but mine is changing "My Music" to "Music" the way i told you..
i.e. just right click on "My Music" and rename it to "Music"...
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15 Oct 2010   #9

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

This is true, of course, just right click and rename...
You don't even have to do it on the Start Menu, just go to Libraries and rename them there, the changes will be done in the Start Menu as well.
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15 Oct 2010   #10

Windows 7 Professional x86
 
 

thanks guys it worked


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