Win 7 - recent docs - how to view these like XP

Posted on 2011-04-26
Last Modified: 2012-05-11

I dont see it there in Win 7
Question by:fcek
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    Right click on the Start button and click on Properties.

    Start menu tab  and customize. Option to view recent items in in there :)
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    by:Roman Gherman
    The hidden system folder Recent Items is located at:

    C:\Users\(User Name)\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent Items

    Check this  link for details.
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    Screen shots in case it helps

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