Quick launch gone!

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by TonyH, Mar 16, 2002.

  1. TonyH

    TonyH Guest

    My quick launch has disappeared!! Right clicking on the task bar, properties, selecting quick launch and then apply does nothing. It just unselects itself again. Is there some way to fix this aside from re-installing XP?
  2. xsivforce

    xsivforce Prodigal Son Folding Team

    Texas, USA
    Is this the only toolbar that is doing this on the task bar? If you put on the address or links toolbars, do they do the same?
  3. TonyH

    TonyH Guest

    Yes, it is the only one which does this. If I try to select quick launch from the tool bar menu, I get the error message:
    "Cannot create toolbar"
  4. mine goes away after reboot for 2 out of 3 of my accounts. The account which does have it saved (and all other desktop user settings for that matter) is the original account from before i upgraded to xp. The other two i added later. I can always just turn in on for every windows session, though.
  5. pc_tek

    pc_tek Guest

    might try to do a repair of IE6. If i am not mistaken the Quick Launch feature is part of IE.
  6. Mister Zee

    Mister Zee Guest

    Check this folder:

    C:\Documents and Settings\your username\Application Data\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch

    If it's missing, you got your answer.
  7. TonyH

    TonyH Guest

    You were right! The folder was missing. I recreated it and its working now.

    Thanks for your help.
  8. Mister Zee

    Mister Zee Guest

    One's glad to be of service Sir =P