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Windows 7: Recent Places Arrow

19 Aug 2011   #1
donnellyd

Win7 x64
 
 
Recent Places Arrow

I hope this is the proper section. Feel free to move it if not. I am looking to make a small tweak and I haven't had any luck with it yet. I am looking to remove this arrow in windows explorer. It is the recent places arrow. This would only be for minimalistic looks. Here is a picture of what I am referring to. (circled in red)




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19 Aug 2011   #2
Bongo

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Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 10 Pro
 
 

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That is 280.bmp in a Bitmap folder in ExplorerFrame.dll in both C:\Windows\System32 and C:\Windows\SysWOW64
Recent Places Arrow-frame.png

Jerry


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19 Aug 2011   #3
donnellyd

Win7 x64
 
 

Thanks for the welcome and the help Bongo!
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19 Aug 2011   #4
Bongo

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by donnellyd View Post
Thanks for the welcome and the help Bongo!
You're Welcome
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