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Start menu hides most of the items; how can I stop this.

by falec_illmore / October 9, 2007 9:45 AM PDT

My start menu insists on collapsing itself, hiding all but about 2 or 3 items. It's really annoying; I have to click on the arrow to expand the menu to get to most of my programs. There's plenty of room to display all of the items on the screen, and it doesn't even to seem to choose to keep items I use frequently visible. Does anyone know how to stop this and force it to not hide anything?


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This way. . .
by Coryphaeus / October 9, 2007 10:03 AM PDT
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Thanks, guys...
by falec_illmore / October 9, 2007 3:15 PM PDT
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The first method works for the classic view, which is what I am using, and the second works for the newer view. Thanks for the help, it was driving me nuts.

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Re: Start menu hides most of the items; how can I stop this.
by Tufenuf / October 9, 2007 11:58 AM PDT

falec_illmore, Right click your Start button, choose Properties, under the Start Menu tab click the Customize button, under the General tab change the Number of programs on the Start Menu to a higher number, under the Advanced tab uncheck "Scroll Programs, click OK/Apply/OK.


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