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Windows 7: Cannot remove a Recent Places desktop icon

21 Sep 2014   #21
rehanlast

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit
 
 
thanks

thanks its working


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22 Sep 2014   #22
Layback Bear

Windows 10 Pro. 64/ version 1709 Windows 7 Pro/64
 
 

Could you let us know what exactly solved your problem.
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