avatar image

Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?

Login with username, password and session length
  • Friday April 16, 2021, 7:34 pm
  • Proudly celebrating 15+ years online.
  • Donate now to become a lifetime supporting member of the site and get a non-expiring license key for all of our programs.
  • donate

Author Topic: NANY 2012 idea suggestion: simple tabbed launcher that can be linked to folders  (Read 2557 times)


  • Supporting Member
  • Joined in 2006
  • **
  • default avatar
  • Posts: 5
    • View Profile
    • Donate to Member
Something similar to FSL Launcher, where each tab is linked to a folder and auto refreshed when the folder contents change

This can actually be done with FSL Laucher with  a little hack (see, but is not optimal. The paid version of ObjectDock also does it, but that is not free (and strangely disabling Aero on Win 7 messes it up visually).

The idea is to be able to drag and drop items across tabs, from the desktop to the tabs, or from the tabs to the desktop, and have the operations be reflected in the folder structure. Also, to maintain normal Windows' right context menu behavior on the icons.

Would also be nice: the ability to move icons about inside the tab, and for the locations to be preserved (kind of like the clustering of icons that can be done on the desktop).