Pin Anything to Windows 7 & Windows 8 Taskbar with Taskbar Pinner

By default, Windows 7 and Windows 8 allows only pinning applications shortcuts and .exe files to the taskbar. Taskbar Pinner by Winaero is an useful app that removes this limitation and allows you to easily pin almost anything to Windows taskbar. It’s one of the best taskbar pinner out there that supports both Windows 7 & Windows 8, and works regardless of Windows Language. Now you can Pin any of your most used files such as a PDF or MP3, folders, drive, virtual folder, etc. to the taskbar for quick access.

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Taskbar Pinner is a free program that offers the ability,

  • to pin ANY file regardless of its type;
  • to pin ANY folder;
  • to pin drive;
  • to pin Control Panel items, all them including some hidden like God Mode/All Tasks, Network Connections;
  • to pin Libraries;
  • to pin Shell Objects like Run command, "Minimize All", Window Switcher;
  • to pin any folders or files via command line: taskbarpinner.exe "path\to\desired\location"

You can also pin multiple files, folders and drives at once, just drag and drop to the Taskbar Pinner app. The app integrates with explorer context menu (optional), thereby letting you pin any desired items from right-click menu to Windows taskbar in a single click. It is a portable application and does not require to be installed.

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To use it, download the app and extract it to a folder on your computer. Then simply run the file ‘TaskBarPinner.exe’. DO NOT REMOVE Interop.IWshRuntimeLibrary.dll and Interop.Shell32.dll from TaskBarPinner for Windows 7.

  • DO NOT USE Windows 7 version in Windows 8
  • DO NOT USE Windows 8 version in Windows 7

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Mayur Agarwal is the founder and editor-in-chief of WebTrickz. As a Technology enthusiast and an Internet addict, he loves sharing useful How To’s and Tips & Tricks. Follow him @mayurjango on Twitter.

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