How to restore Recent Documents to the Windows 7 Start Menu

  1. Right click the Start/Win button
  2. Select Properties
  3. Click the Start Menu tab
  4. Click the Customize button
  5. Scroll down and check the Recent Items check box
  6. Click Ok
  7. Click Apply
  8. Click Ok

The Recent Documents should once again appear in the start menu.

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Episode 207: Organizing Short-term Projects

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