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Can you move desktop icons to the toolbar?

by chrissycara / October 30, 2004 2:37 PM PDT

I heard of program that enables you to move all of your desktop icons to the toolbar so you can have a completely clean screen if you choose to have the toolbar on autohide. Does anybody know what this is called or where I can get it?

Thanks guys

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Re: Can you move desktop icons to the toolbar?
by FrankQTran / October 30, 2004 2:58 PM PDT

Yes, chrissycara.

You can move them to the "Quick Launch" area. Just left-click that icon, hold it then drag it into the "Quick Launch" area.

You can "enable" the Quick Launch by right-click in the task bar area, select "Toolbars" then "Quick Launch. The Quick Launch area should be appeared right next to the "Start" button.

Regards,

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and uncheck the 'Lock the taskbar'
by Melati Hitam / October 30, 2004 4:35 PM PDT

You will able to stretch the quick launch bar, by dragging the border .. right/left or up/down to see all the icon you put in it.

Right click somewhere in the desktop,
click 'Arrange Icon By' then ..
uncheck 'show desktop icons'

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