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Forum: Customization 12 Dec 2010
Replies: 14
Views: 3,350
Posted By Markstar
That is for Vista. AFAIK they removed the classic...

That is for Vista. AFAIK they removed the classic Start menu in Win7. :geek:

Also note there is no more "Appearance and Personalization" in Win7 anymore, just "Personalization", which takes you...
Forum: Customization 12 Dec 2010
Replies: 14
Views: 3,350
Posted By Markstar
I don't know. It's a normal copy of Win7 Ultimate...

I don't know. It's a normal copy of Win7 Ultimate on a Lenovo T60 Laptop. We have the same model twice - it works on the other one but not on this one. :rolleyes:
Forum: Customization 12 Dec 2010
Replies: 14
Views: 3,350
Posted By Markstar
Thank you for staying with me. Sadly, the scan...

Thank you for staying with me. Sadly, the scan didn't find anything. It's a fresh installation so there are pretty much no programs installed.

I also tried creating a new user, which also didn't...
Forum: Customization 11 Dec 2010
Replies: 14
Views: 3,350
Posted By Markstar
Yep, tried that as well (should have mentioned...

Yep, tried that as well (should have mentioned that, sorry).

The Personal folder appears when I do that, but not the Documents folder. :(
Forum: Customization 11 Dec 2010
Replies: 14
Views: 3,350
Posted By Markstar
Thank you for your replies, brianzion. Yes,...

Thank you for your replies, brianzion.

Yes, of course! As I said in my original post, I tried all 3 settings but nothing changed, even after rebooting in between tries.

And no, all Documents...
Forum: Customization 11 Dec 2010
Replies: 14
Views: 3,350
Posted By Markstar
"Documents" don't show in Start Menu

Hi,
I would like to have my "Documents" folder (not "Personal folder") to show on the right side of the Start menu (I think it is even the default, but at some point I disabled it).

On my other...
Forum: Customization 22 Sep 2009
Replies: 17
Views: 15,989
Posted By Markstar
Well, the Favorites in Win7 also include data, so...

Well, the Favorites in Win7 also include data, so the functionality is a lot more extensive. However, we are only talking about a link in a program. :confused:
Forum: Customization 20 Sep 2009
Replies: 17
Views: 15,989
Posted By Markstar
Despite that sly remark, that you must obviously...

Despite that sly remark, that you must obviously be very proud of, I do wonder why it takes a complete rewrite of the shell to remove a few icons.

Where is the difference to the .reg-entry of XP,...
Forum: General Discussion 17 Sep 2009
Replies: 6
Views: 28,528
Posted By Markstar
Ahh, right, the shake. I forgot about that one....

Ahh, right, the shake. I forgot about that one. :p

It's still not as good as directly selecting the windows, but I guess it will have to do. :huh:
Forum: General Discussion 16 Sep 2009
Replies: 6
Views: 28,528
Posted By Markstar
Thank you for your answer! While these two are...

Thank you for your answer! While these two are indeed nice features, the old way was considerably more convenient (especially when more than two programs are involved).

Thanks!

Ahh, I see....
Forum: General Discussion 16 Sep 2009
Replies: 6
Views: 28,528
Posted By Markstar
Tile vertically

Hi,
I do like Win7 so far (compared to XP), but one of the things I'm missing is the "Tile vertically" function (you know, where you can select a few programs in the taskbar and make them...
Forum: Customization 16 Sep 2009
Replies: 17
Views: 15,989
Posted By Markstar
Any chance anybody has figured this out by now?

Any chance anybody has figured this out by now?
Forum: Customization 02 Sep 2009
Replies: 17
Views: 15,989
Posted By Markstar
I am already using a different file manager...

I am already using a different file manager (xplorer2 mostly, sometimes Total Commander) - Libraries, (Homegroup) and my user folder still show up. :(

@twig: Thanks, leaving the Homegroup did...
Forum: Customization 01 Sep 2009
Replies: 17
Views: 15,989
Posted By Markstar
Ahh, okay. I was really confused there because I...

Ahh, okay. I was really confused there because I did disable that stuff there.

So the question remains:
How do I remove those unwanted entries?
Forum: Customization 01 Sep 2009
Replies: 17
Views: 15,989
Posted By Markstar
Remove Favorites / Libraries / Homegroup / My Folder

Hi,
how do I remove all these extra folders from the Desktop/Navigation Pane? I don't even need to disable the functionality, just as long as I get rid of them in the explorer (in XP, there were...
Forum: Tutorials 27 Aug 2009
Replies: 19
Views: 54,860
Posted By Markstar
Great, thanks. What I'm wondering is ... how...

Great, thanks.

What I'm wondering is ... how do you come up with this stuff (same actually with people who find game cheats and stuff)?

Anyways, thank you! :thumbsup:
Forum: Tutorials 27 Aug 2009
Replies: 102
Views: 618,008
Posted By Markstar
Hehe, now it is greyed out for me as well (must...

Hehe, now it is greyed out for me as well (must have been from all the switching back and forth between Aero and the basic theme to get the fonts working that got him all confused :)).

Anyways, I...
Forum: Customization 27 Aug 2009
Replies: 2
Views: 6,805
Posted By Markstar
I found this great tutorial. ...

I found this great tutorial.

https://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/1175-fonts-change.html

However, I assume (I'm not sure since his screenshots of his desktop are very tiny, even after I open...
Forum: System Security 27 Aug 2009
Replies: 2
Views: 4,213
Posted By Markstar
Thanks, but then we effectively have the same...

Thanks, but then we effectively have the same situation as in XP and the UAC is quite useless. Too bad... :confused:
Forum: Customization 26 Aug 2009
Replies: 5
Views: 4,466
Posted By Markstar
Awesome - thank you! It appears that my .reg-file...

Awesome - thank you! It appears that my .reg-file was correct (which I already guessed because the icons did change from the default value to the look when there is an image missing (see below).

I...
Forum: Software 26 Aug 2009
Replies: 5
Views: 5,042
Posted By Markstar
Thanks for your answers! However, the...

Thanks for your answers!

However, the problem is not solved at all:

Assigning a key does work, as I have written in my last post, BUT the desktop changes before the screenshot is actually...
Forum: Software 26 Aug 2009
Replies: 5
Views: 5,042
Posted By Markstar
Well, I do what the SnagIt-functionality (being...

Well, I do what the SnagIt-functionality (being able to select parts of the screen, which obviously can become the whole desktop). I actually like the Snipping Tool, but being able to use a...
Forum: Software 26 Aug 2009
Replies: 5
Views: 5,042
Posted By Markstar
Screenshot Utility

Hi,
in the Win7 Beta, I could press PrtScr and I would be prompted to select an area of the desktop that I wish to capture (I used Snagit in XP for that).

However, I can't get this to work in...
Forum: Customization 26 Aug 2009
Replies: 2
Views: 6,805
Posted By Markstar
Aero + Classic font?

Since I'm setting up Win7 right now, I also have another issue that annoys me:

I love the classic XP font!

In Win7, if I disable all visual effects (System Properties -> Performance -> Adjust...
Forum: Customization 26 Aug 2009
Replies: 5
Views: 4,466
Posted By Markstar
Yes, that would be great! :D Done. :p

Yes, that would be great! :D

Done. :p
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