Customize your Open File dialog's My Places bar.
Wouldn’t it be nice if the frequently used folders you use
everyday were right there in your My Places Bar
when you need to open
quick? Software Candy has created a solution to let you
the My Places Bar to
Are you scrolling through an endless list of folders on your dialog
box every time you open or save a photo or document? Sometimes the
Recent Documents option just won't cut it. If you’re tired of
searching for that same buried folder again then Truly Your Places
Bar is right for you.
With the Truly Your Places Bar free download from Software Candy
you can change the My Network shortcut to the folder of your choice
located anywhere on your computer or network. Now your folder is
ready to be accessed whenever you need it with a single click. No
hassles or registry tweaks required.
Now with version 2.0 there’s no need to be the administrator
to use it either, Truly Your Places Bar works even on
Actually, it’s FREE! We’re offering this timesaving
application on CNET download.com too, but if you want to be sure
that you’re getting the latest version just add it to your
cart today. This is a great opportunity to try out one of Software
Candy’s innovative fixes to everyday Windows XP problems and
see how much simpler your computer can be.
Rest assured, just because this version of Truly Your Places Bar is
free doesn’t mean it’s like some other
“free” downloads out on the web. Software Candy’s
applications never contain spyware and you won't suddenly become
bombarded by spam.
Need fast access to more than one preferred folder? Try out Truly
Your Places Bar Pro
. Software Candy’s upgraded
will allow you to change all five shortcuts
your Open and Save As dialog boxes.
What is My Places Bar and
Truly Your Places Bar does for you?
Windows® XP provides, in the Open File dialog (or Save
File dialog), a pane of shortcuts on the left. You can use it to
save time getting to your folders and files.
By default, My Places Bar contains shortcuts to the My Recent
Documents, Desktop, My Documents, My Computer, and My Network
This is a great feature of Windows XP and a great time saver. There
is, however, one tiny problem with it: Your
used folder is not among those five shortcuts - and there is no way
for you, the user, to replace even one of those with your own
Fortunately, with Software
you can accomplish just that - replace the
last shortcut (My Network) with any folder in your system (even a
When you install Software Candy's Truly Your Places Bar, you will
be prompted with the following folder selection dialog box. You
then select your favorite frequently used folder, which will
replace the My Network shortcut (the bottom most icon).
Then, from now on, whenever your invoke the Save (or Open) File
dialog box, you will be able to select, with a single click
version of Software Candy's Truly Your Places Bar™ Bar allows
you to replace only one shortcut - and it is always the bottom
one. The Pro version, Truly Your Places Bar Pro™, allows you
to replace all five shortcuts.
: Starting from version 2.0,
allows you to work its magic within Limited
well. To take advantage of this feature, simply log into the
account in which you want to customize My Places Bar and run:
- Start Menu > All Programs >
TrulyYourPlacesBar > Setup for Additional
You will be guided by Software Candy's friendly installation wizard
in exactly the same way as that of the master setup file. Just make
sure that when you first install the master setup file you
downloaded, the master account in which you perform the
initial install is a member of the Administrators
(no additional groups).
In order to immediately enjoy this great time saver, all you
need to do is:
- Click 'add this to my cart' button below.
- Download it (it will become immediately
available for download
- Install it.
By purchasing this product, you receive 12 downloads for 365
days (whichever expires first). In effect, this gives you up to 12
FREE upgrades for one year. If you purchased this product, remember
to periodically check this page for a new version. We strive to
polish our products to perfection.
Note: Unless otherwise noted (in the compatibility list below), this software is compatible with
the 32-bit version of Windows. Download this FREE tool
to check whether your Windows is 32-bit or 64-bit.