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Windows 7: Changed my documents view by mistake

13 Nov 2009   #1

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Changed my documents view by mistake

I need help i accidentally change my document view. i had the one with the side thing that had my favorites, libraries, recent places, etc, etc. due to curiosity i lost it. please if anyone know how i can change it back, let me know. been reading and looking around for 2 hours now and nothing.

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13 Nov 2009   #2

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Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, 64-bit

Go to organize/layout and choose navigation pane?
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13 Nov 2009   #3

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello Dynasty, and welcome to Seven Forums.

It sounds like you may have just turned off the Navigation Pane. Click on Organize (toolbar), Layout, and make sure Navigation Pane is checked.

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Hope this helps,


LOL, beat me to it.
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13 Nov 2009   #4

window 7

Thanks i got it a few seconds after posting. Now the thing just have a lot and its a bit of a mess. Thanks anyway
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