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Published on 11.05.09 by Brent Trahan

Show Recently Opened Programs in the Start Menu

Learn how to show recently opened programs in Windows 7’s start menu.

Show Recently Opened Items in the Start Menu

  1. Right-click the taskbar (the bar with the start orb and time) and then select Properties.
  2. Select the Start Menu tab in the Taskbar and Start Menu Properties window.


  3. Check off Store and display recently opened programs in the Start menu.


  4. Click OK to save the changes.

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