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Locking icons on start menu.

by mamister / April 18, 2013 6:21 PM PDT

Hi all, there is a function "Store and display recently open programs in the Start menu", can i just lock 3 icons (permanent display at the lower part) and leave the rest to act as "recently open"?

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Re: locking items to start menu
by Kees_B Forum moderator / April 18, 2013 6:26 PM PDT

Right click on the item and choose "pin to start menu" or something like that (I don't have an English version of Windows, so I can't tell the exact wording used).

Easy. Easy to find also, once you know the right term. It's pinning, not locking.


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Thanks for the reply
by mamister / April 25, 2013 10:35 AM PDT

Hi thanks for the reply, actually what i want is making the first 3 icons stay at the bottom, whenever i pin a newer shortcut, it will go to the bottom and pushes the icons up.

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