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Windows 7: How to view Pictures..quickly!?

10 Jun 2014   #1
Peter Stock

Windows 7 Home 32
How to view Pictures..quickly!?

When I click Start/Documents..taken directly to all my documents...all ok
When I click Start/Pictures - nothing!
To access Pictures I need to click Start/This pc/C/Users/Pete/My Pictures
Anyone advise on how to arrange to access my pictures from Start/Pictures?

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10 Jun 2014   #2

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The Pictures link in Start Menu should by default open your Pictures library. Check how it is set on your PC by right clicking Taskbar and selecting Properties, then like this:
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If you want to you can also change how the link behaves and set it to open your Pictures folder instead of Pictures library. See this tutorial: Start Menu User Folder Buttons - Open to Users Instead of Libraries

You can also pin any folder, including your Users\Your_Username\Pictures folder directly to Start Menu as told in this tutorial: Start Menu - Pin or Unpin a Folder, Drive, and Library


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10 Jun 2014   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit sp1

In addition to the excellent information supplied by Kari, you can Right Click on the word Pictures on the Start Menu & select Properties, this will open a small window to add further information for opening your Picture Library.
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10 Jun 2014   #4
Peter Stock

Windows 7 Home 32

I do appreciate the help easy when its explained! :)
Now I understand.
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