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Windows 7: Start menu removing programs.

03 Jan 2012   #1
furydeath

Windows 7 Pro. x64
 
 
Start menu removing programs.

I have stuff on the start menu list so i can get to them easy but the past few weeks now they are just randomly getting removed and i have no clue how.


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03 Jan 2012   #2
Lemur

Systems 1 and 2: Windows 7 Enterprise x64, Win 8 Developer
 
 

If you want them to stay, right click on the item and select "pin to start menu".
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04 Jan 2012   #3
furydeath

Windows 7 Pro. x64
 
 

They are pined
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04 Jan 2012   #4
Hipster Doofus

Windows 7 Pro x64 -- PCLinuxOS KDE4 FullMonty 2011
 
 

They get removed because other programs take priority. Then when you use another program frequently that takes over. If you want to have programs you want to go & stay there is by right clicking the start menu/start menu & unticking the two bottom boxes. Then you pin the programs you want to go there. By doing this other programs will not be added to the list. (talking about pinned programs)

Can't be more precise, I'm not in windows. Will try to find some screen shots if needed.

EDIT: over here
Jump List - Only Certain Programs?
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04 Jan 2012   #5
furydeath

Windows 7 Pro. x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Hipster Doofus View Post
They get removed because other programs take priority. Then when you use another program frequently that takes over. If you want to have programs you want to go & stay there is by right clicking the start menu/start menu & unticking the two bottom boxes. Then you pin the programs you want to go there. By doing this other programs will not be added to the list. (talking about pinned programs)

Can't be more precise, I'm not in windows. Will try to find some screen shots if needed.

EDIT: over here
Jump List - Only Certain Programs?

That's for the unpined programs i mean the programs i have pinded up are getting remvoed.
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04 Jan 2012   #6
Hipster Doofus

Windows 7 Pro x64 -- PCLinuxOS KDE4 FullMonty 2011
 
 

Yes & if you do what is mentioned in that link the pinned programs will never be removed. That is unless you go beyond the limit you have set for it.
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