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  1. #1


    Posts : 16
    Windows 8.1 Pro x64

    Pinned icons


    Hi everybody,

    First, please excuse me if this is not the most proper place to post this question.

    IŽd like to tell you about pinned icons; I have some of them on my taskbar. The problem: anytime I click on one of them the pinned icon dissapears, and the pinned icon does not return where it was until I close the application.

    My question is: is there a way to make pinned icons to behave the same way as if they were on the old quicklaunch bar ?

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    Thanks in advance.
    CU.

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  2. #2


    Posts : 22,564
    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello CU,

    Yes, you could add Quick Launch to your taskbar if you like.

    Quick Launch - Add to Taskbar in Windows 8

    As a test, see if unpinning the app, open the app, and pin the app again will have the icon show properly for it again.
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