Get the Quick Launch Bar back in Windows 7

Tweak the Quick Launch Bar

I like icon only Quick Launch bars, so I'd recommend right-clicking the Quick Launch bar and turning off the Show Text and Show Title settings and changing the Icon size to large.

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