1.    05 Oct 2016 #1
    Join Date : Oct 2016
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    Recent Places on File Explorer Always Empty


    Hello guys , i really don't know what to do.
    The recent places on file explorer alwyas empty and shows only the pinned folders , in notepad for example it do shows the "recent"
    Anyone know how to solve it?
    Thanks.
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  2.    05 Oct 2016 #2
    Join Date : May 2015
    Central IL
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    Mac OS Sierra

    Umm you probably changed your settings to not remember recent items.
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  3.    05 Oct 2016 #3
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    Quote Originally Posted by bro67 View Post
    Umm you probably changed your settings to not remember recent items.
    Maybe , where i can changed it back?
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  4.    05 Oct 2016 #4
    Join Date : Aug 2016
    S/E England
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    Try Settings - Personalisation - Start. The last toggle in the list is 'Show recently opened items in Jump Lists on Start or taskbar'.
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  5.    05 Oct 2016 #5
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bree View Post
    Try Settings - Personalisation - Start. The last toggle in the list is 'Show recently opened items in Jump Lists on Start or taskbar'.
    It's on.
    "Recent folders" is also empty , don't know why.
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  6.    05 Oct 2016 #6
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    Ok , so i'm kind of understanding what happens.
    When the "Show Recently Files In Quick Access" is unchecked it doesn't shows the "recent" on file explorer.
    But when it's checked , it shows the folders but only if you're open some file on same folder.
    It should be like?
    Can't i leave it off and also have the recent folders?
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  7.    05 Oct 2016 #7
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    Quote Originally Posted by elior99 View Post
    ...When the "Show Recently Files In Quick Access" is unchecked it doesn't shows the "recent" on file explorer.
    But when it's checked ,... Can't i leave it off and also have the recent folders?
    Yes, that's the way it's designed to work. If you want your folders to remain in Quick Access after you turn off 'Show frequently used folders In Quick Access' then you can pin them to Quick Access.
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  8.    05 Oct 2016 #8
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bree View Post
    Yes, that's the way it's designed to work. If you want your folders to remain in Quick Access after you turn off 'Show frequently used folders In Quick Access' then you can pin them to Quick Access.
    Thanks
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