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Windows 7: How to pin a folder to this list?

25 Feb 2015   #1
Phrosen

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 
How to pin a folder to this list?

Hello.

I don't know the name of this, so excuse the bad thread-title.



In the screenshot I right-click on the Explorer-icon, and the list pop-up.
If I right-click on any item in the list I can choose "pin to this list".
How can I pin a folder to this list, if the folder is not already in the list? (It seems that this list is populated by folders that are used a lot.)


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25 Feb 2015   #2
shadow2201

Microsoft Windows 10 Professional 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Phrosen View Post
Hello.

I don't know the name of this, so excuse the bad thread-title.



In the screenshot I right-click on the Explorer-icon, and the list pop-up.
If I right-click on any item in the list I can choose "pin to this list".
How can I pin a folder to this list, if the folder is not already in the list? (It seems that this list is populated by folders that are used a lot.)
Go into the file explorer itself, take whatever fold you want to pin to the list, and drag it down to the file explorer icon, this will pin it to the list.

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25 Feb 2015   #3
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

The dragging will put it into the list. But to pin it, you actually have to click on the pin.


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25 Feb 2015   #4
Phrosen

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Thanks guys! =)
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