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Windows 7: How to make desktop a default selection

04 Jun 2012   #1
seven2

Windows 7 Home premium 64 bit
 
 
How to make desktop a default selection

Hello
Please see the prntscrn to see that I do not have desktop as a default selection. I can scroll down but my children and wife will not remember to do so. How do I make it a default?
Thank you


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04 Jun 2012   #2
Ztruker

Windows 10 Pro X64
 
 

Read here, see if this will help: How to Customize the File Open/Save Dialog Box in Windows

A bit over half way down the page is a section titled: Using PlacesBar Editor which may be easier to follow.
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04 Jun 2012   #3
kado897

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit Service Pack 1
 
 

You could also add the desktop to favorites. Just locate the desktop in the navigation pane and drag it to Favorites.
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04 Jun 2012   #4
seven2

Windows 7 Home premium 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Ztruker View Post
Read here, see if this will help: How to Customize the File Open/Save Dialog Box in Windows

A bit over half way down the page is a section titled: Using PlacesBar Editor which may be easier to follow.

>>When I click yor link i am taken to a section like general discussion,software etc. i have tried to type your referral in search but it does not come up.
I wonder if it is a Word issue and a repair would help or hurt?
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04 Jun 2012   #5
Ztruker

Windows 10 Pro X64
 
 

Sorry, no idea how I messed it up. I corrected it but here it is again: How to Customize the File Open/Save Dialog Box in Windows
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