1.    29 Aug 2016 #1
    Join Date : Aug 2015
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    Windows 10.

    Right-clicking Word shortcut in taskbar does nothing.

    Windows 10 with Microsoft Word 2013 is not showing any of the recent files when I right click on the Word shortcut in task bar. However it's working OK with other Microsoft Office icons such as Excel or other apps.
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  2.    29 Aug 2016 #2
    Join Date : May 2015
    Central IL
    Posts : 2,535
    EL Capitan

    Double check the properties for the taskbar to see if it has a setting to keep so many recent items in the queue. Now if you open 2013, does it show any recent documents in the File section when you go to look to open any?
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  3.    29 Aug 2016 #3

    Another way is to delete the shortcut, open Word right click on the taskbar icon and pin to taskbar. It should then work.
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  4.    29 Aug 2016 #4
    Join Date : Aug 2016
    Posts : 4
    Windows 10

    Pin to Taskbar the Microsoft Apps might be works for getting recentn documents. thanks swarfegaI will try
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