What's a JumpListCache?

  Muergo 00:03 24 Jan 2012

Idly scrolling through Windows7 and I came across a large list entitled JumpListCache. I tried Googling it but I am still none the wiser, there are articles on how to repair it or clean it but I want to know what it does.

Am I using it without knowing and should it be cleared out regularly, I've tried opening a file but it just goes to Windows Photo Viewer showing a tiny logo.

  lotvic 00:38 24 Jan 2012

I think it's new name for MRU (most recently used) as it was called in XP.

It's like your History Cache/most recently viewed, in your browser.

The JumpListCache is presumably where W7 remembers/makes a note of, what you have used/pinned etc to your JumpList so that it can display them. It also has more features than the old MRU.

How to Change the Number of Recent Items to Display in Windows 7 Jump Lists ClickHere

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