Recent Programs - Start Menu Size

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How to Change Number of Recent Programs to Display in Vista Start Menu
Synopsis
This will show you how to change how many recently opened programs will be displayed in the Start menu Pin to area.
How to Change the Number of Recent Programs to Display in the Vista Start Menu

information   Information
This will show you how to change how many recently opened programs will be displayed in the Vista Start menu Pin to area.
Note   Note
You will need to have the Recent Programs list turned on first.

EXAMPLE: Start Menu Recent Programs List
Recent_Items.jpg

Here's How:
1. Right click on the Start menu button and click Properties.​
2. Click on the Customize button to the right of the Start menu ticker. (See screenshot below)​
Properties.jpg

3. Under the Start menu size section, change the number to how many recently opened programs you want displayed in the Start menu. (See screenshot below)​
4. Click on OK.​
Program_Number.jpg

5. Click on OK. (See screenshot below step 2)​
That's it,
Shawn



 

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Barnabas

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thanks Shawn, Now I'm not so overwhelmed!
Barnabas
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Your welcome Dave.

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