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Windows 7: missing in start menu

01 Feb 2010   #1
stevencg

windows 7 64 bit pro
 
 
missing in start menu

I know this is real simple. But where is the option to get the recent application menu back on the start button. see jpeg
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01 Feb 2010   #2
Jonathan_King

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Right-click on the taskbar and hot Properties. Then go to the Start Menu tab. The option is right there.

Recent Programs - Turn On or Off

~JK
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