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    'Show desktop' gone from quick launch

    My co-worker somehow lost her 'Show desktop' icon from the quick launch section of her taskbar. Any clue on how to restore it? All the help items on quick launch say to drag and drop, but there is no way to drag and drop the desktop!

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    Re: 'Show desktop' gone from quick launch

    Take a look at this MSKB article.
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    Re: 'Show desktop' gone from quick launch

    Thank you!!!!! <img src=/S/bow.gif border=0 alt=bow width=15 height=15>
    That worked like a dream! <img src=/S/bravo.gif border=0 alt=bravo width=16 height=30>

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    Re: 'Show desktop' gone from quick launch

    Also, don't forget that the keyboard alternative is Winkey-D to minimize all open apps and then restore them again if you re-press that same combo. (I think it's quicker than looking for the show desktop icon.)

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    Re: 'Show desktop' gone from quick launch

    Edited by <!profile=WyllyWylly>WyllyWylly<!/profile> to add URL code.

    Click Start/ Find /Files or Folders, or Start/ Search /For Files or Folders and seacrh for *.scf.Drag the Show Desktop file from the c:windowssystem folder to the quick lanch bar to create a shortcut for it there.NOTE: If the Show Desktop icon is missing from the Quick Launch Bar, you can recreate it by following this article:

    190355 (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/190355/EN-US/) How to Re-create the Show Desktop Icon on Quick Launch Toolbar
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    Re: 'Show desktop' gone from quick launch

    <img src=/S/whisper.gif border=0 alt=whisper width=29 height=17>...and another quicky to prevent the boss from seeing you play Solitaire is Winkey+L...it locks the PC <img src=/S/grin.gif border=0 alt=grin width=15 height=15>
    Jerry

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