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Old 11-05-2008
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Address Bar - XP SP3

Having become accustomed to relying upon the address bar as a repository for
frequently accessed websites - kinda neat because additioinal sites appear
in new tabs, it has disappeared completely, even from the toolbar list!
This after loading XP SP3.

Is there a possibility of getting it back? I have done a search for the
folder, and there is nothing there.

Geeky42 (Jimmy-Rhea Luper)

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Old 11-05-2008
Vincenzo Di Russo [MVP]
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"The Address toolbar no longer appears on the taskbar after you install
Windows XP Service Pack 3".

This should help

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Old 12-05-2008
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Re: Address Bar - XP SP3

Thank you both for your prompt & effective replies!

I replaced the ui dll in the win/sys32 folder & am back to using the address bar as originally intended.

Remember to study daily!
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Old 13-04-2009
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Re: Address Bar - XP SP3

You can use 'Cool Address Bar' ,This software can solve this problem.

What is Cool Address Bar?
1.Replace the Address bar on Taskbar.
2.Enter keywords , direct Google search.
3.Enter formula then direct get result.
4.Any where, CTRL + C twice, direct search.
5.Can delete useless item in open history.

Last edited by Amol : 13-04-2009 at 11:40 AM. Reason: external link removed
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Old 09-08-2011
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Re: Address Bar - XP SP3

I went to this url, did what I was told by the kb article and I now have my addressbar toolbar back. It did not dissappear again after I restarted my computer as I`ve read has happened to some. If the addressbar toolbar has dissappeared purely as a result of the sp3 installation, you will not get either of the two the error messages indicated in this article.
I have followed the other links posted in these forum replies and finally found that this one gives the actual step by step process.

Happily living with sp3

Here`s the link

Be sure you do exactly as it says or it will not work.

Last edited by traxas2 : 09-08-2011 at 10:54 PM. Reason: clarification
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