Re: Deleting "Suggested Sites" Button
I tried what you said and it did get rid of the "Suggested Sites" icon on my
toolbar. But it came back a few days later. So the deletion was not
> Hi Jim,
> Display the Favorites bar (Ctrl+Shift+I) and pin it to the side (for the
> time being).
> Drag and Drop the Suggested Sites Web slice from the 'Favorites Bar' to the
> Favorites Pane to move it from the Favorites Bar.
> On the Favorites Pane select the Suggest Sites link you just dropped there
> and right click to display the context menu. Select Delete.
> You will still see the "Turn on Suggested Sites" button at the bottom of the
> Favorites Pane, but if you turn it on now there will be no web slice link on
> the Favorites Bar (aka Links folder) for it to update.
> The Favorites Bar is a special addon that is used to display web slices (rss
> feeds) and normal Internet Shortcuts. Moving a web slice link from the
> Favorites bar will stop it synchronizing with the common rss feeds lists
> which are stored in the registry.
> "Jim Benet" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> > How can I permanently delete the "Suggested Sites" button from the IE8
> > toolbar? Frequently the button returns to the favorites bar even though
> > I
> > previously delete it.
> > --
> > Jim Benet