Annoying desktop dialogue

  Jlen 20:54 02 Sep 2011
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I am doing some work on a Compaq EVO laptop for a friend, there is a vertical band on the desktop with 3 drop down headings : - Folder Tasks - Other Places - Details

How do get rid of this? very annoying as it takes up about 1/5th of the screen Thanks

OS Win XP Professional

  Sea Urchin 22:14 02 Sep 2011

Remove the XP common tasks folder - follow instructions here

http://www.dougknox.com/xp/scriptsdesc/xpcommtask_desktop.htm

  Eric10 22:29 02 Sep 2011

Sea Urchin's link redone

  lotvic 23:51 02 Sep 2011

it's those _ underscores that mess up the links. If you use 2 of of them in the same sentance or paragraph it changes the words inbetween to italics

Like this underscore each side of this

  Sea Urchin 19:04 03 Sep 2011

Thanks to Eric10 for the corrected link - didn't notice at the time. And thanks also lotvic for the information about underscoring

  Jlen 19:44 03 Sep 2011

Thanks guys....sorted

  Jlen 19:45 03 Sep 2011

Thanks guys......sorted :O)

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