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Changing the SHELL 1000 pts

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I have made a application in vb.net and i have made it my windows shell

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon
Set the Shell value to c:\yourpath\yourapp.exe

I want to know how i can make the taskbar still show up even if im using my own shell ?
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No, you can't - the task bar is part of explorer.exe, the default shell. Without the explorer, no taskbar.
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is there anyway to keep the taskbar is there a 3rd party taskbar ?
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Is it possible to regrade the person ? That grade was not ment for that post ... I would really appreciate if you can change that to an A thank you.
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Thank You Very Much for all your help
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Thanks, too :o)
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