"Newsgroup" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> Is it possible to put a folder on the desktop containing files/shortcuts
> etc.. that can be accessed as a menu rather than having to double click
> to open it?
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> Have you tried the Quick Launch bar? You can put about as many shortcuts
> there as you want and a single click will bring them up on menu.. You can
> also put folders on there but I am not sure just how big you want to let
> that folder get.
Try dragging the folder to the edge of the screen and let go. It should
open as a toolbar where 1 click opens the files. To close, just right
click and select "close toolbar".