Annoying desktop dialogue

  lenjam 02 Sep 11

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 02 Sep 11

Remove the XP common tasks folder - follow instructions here

  Eric10 02 Sep 11

Sea Urchin's link redone

  lotvic 02 Sep 11

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 03 Sep 11

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

  lenjam 03 Sep 11

Thanks guys....sorted

  lenjam 03 Sep 11

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


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