One of Windows 7’s niftier features is Jumplists, which offer a
variety of pre-determined actions that can be taken when you
right-click an icon in the new, redesigned Taskbar.
Jumplist-Launcher attempts to power up that feature, but succeeds
First the good news: With Jumplist-Launcher, you will be able to
create a custom Jumplist on the Taskbar. You’ll be able to launch
any application from it and open folders and files that you
specify. You can also organize the Jumplist any way you want, and
create a Jumplist of up to 60 items, which normally isn’t possible
under Windows 7.
Now the bad news: This isn’t a particularly intuitive program to
use, so be prepared to be confused until you manage to get the hang
of it. In addition, I was only able to create a single, customized
Jumplist on the Taskbar.
If you’re willing to spend some time with it, you’ll be able to
create a Jumplist that you normally can’t create in Windows 7. But
if you’re not a dedicated tweaker, you may want to give it a wide
Note: This program is compressed using the .rar format,
so in order to install it, you will need software that can
uncompress .rar files, such as the for-pay WinRAR, or the free
This link takes you to the vendor’s site, where you can download
the latest version of the software.