Stupid me! Help me out please!...

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Old 12-18-03, 01:56 PM
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Stupid me! Help me out please!...

I'm an idiot...

I'm using Windows 2000, and I have a little toolbar just to the right of the start menu, with shortcuts to my most commonly used programs...I had a "show desktop" shortcut there as well, but I accidentily deleted it...it's not like a regular program where I can just create a new one? Does anyone know how I can get that shortcut back?

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Old 12-18-03, 02:05 PM
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Can you just right click on the toolbar and select Desktop from the offering in Toolbars?
 
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Old 12-18-03, 02:07 PM
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yeah but that puts the whole desktop on my menu...i'm just talking about a button that minimizes every window and brings me back to my desktop
 
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Old 12-18-03, 03:00 PM
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It should be in c:/Documents and Settings/Administrator/Application Data/Microsoft/Internet Explorer/Quick Launch.

1.make a text document
2.copy and paste the following to it:
[Shell]
Command=2
IconFile=explorer.exe,3
[Taskbar]
Command=ToggleDesktop

3.save and rename to "Show Desktop.scf"
4. place in quick launch folder


To add a program to the Quick Launch bar
In My Computer or Windows Explorer, click the icon for the program you want to add, and drag it to the Quick Launch portion of the taskbar.
The icon for that program appears next to the other Quick Launch icons on the taskbar.
Note
If the Quick Launch bar is not displayed, right-click an empty area on the taskbar, click Toolbars, and then click Quick Launch.
 

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Old 12-18-03, 03:34 PM
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My god you're a genious...

Many thanks!
 
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Old 12-18-03, 05:05 PM
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Oh geez don't tell him that we'll have to listen to it for days now.

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