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by danbee46 / September 26, 2004 3:25 AM PDT

I have Windows XP Home. When I click start->All Programs, the list is so long that some of the programs are off the bottom of the screen in the last column. How can I consolidate this list so that is is shorter and easier to read?

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Re: Crowded
by Gakada / September 26, 2004 4:27 AM PDT
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Since its only a shortcut, located in C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programs

Just like any other shortcut, you can move or even delete it. Better yet is to put those shortcut inside a folder, group them as you like...

Go to C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programs

Create several folder, give it a name, move your shortcut under it,

i.e. create a folder with a name 'Games' and put all your games under it.

Good Luck

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Re: Crowded
by danbee46 / September 26, 2004 4:44 AM PDT
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Thsnks. It was so easy I should have figured it out myself.

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Re: Crowded
by glb613 / September 26, 2004 5:19 AM PDT
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You can also change the way the programs are listed. Right click on start, left click on properties,customize then advanced. Scroll down the list and select scroll programs.

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