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Windows 7: Disappearing Dock

12 May 2011   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
Disappearing Dock

For some reason the "dock," or "ribbon" along the top of the screen, a feature of Windows 7 I have come to like, has simply disappeared. I tried turning the machine off and waiting to restart. No luck. Any suggestions?? Thanks.

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12 May 2011   #2

Windows 8.1 ; Windows 7 x86 (Dec2008-Jan2013)

Ribbon interface is supported only in certain programs in Windows 7 (Wordpad, Paint etc.) and in stand along programs like Microsoft Office.

Please specify what application are we talking about here? And please post a screenshot of this issue.
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12 May 2011   #3

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Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 10 Pro

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Are you using a Dell if so look here The Dell Dock, by Stardock : Powered by ObjectDock
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12 May 2011   #4
The Howling Wolves

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit

The link Bong gave you....The Dell Dock, by Stardock : Powered by ObjectDock

has worked for other OP's with similar issues...

Nice job Bongo!
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12 May 2011   #5

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 10 Pro

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by The Howling Wolves View Post
Nice job Bongo!
Only if it's a Dell
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