I seem to recall that some version of Mathematica had a "Locations" (or was it "Places"?) item on its menu, which listed common folders that one might want to open easily -- and that there was even a way to extend the list.

This seems to have disappeared in 11.3.

Is there some way to recreate it?

  • $\begingroup$ This looks like the kind of thing you'll want to do some spelunking for. I can't right now, but this answer and related links gives you the best control over it. I also have some stuff that uses that to add any key binding you want here and the linked package could help make this easier. $\endgroup$
    – b3m2a1
    Commented Nov 10, 2018 at 17:40
  • $\begingroup$ @b3m2a1: It's not keybinding I'm after, but an actual new main Mathematica menu item. $\endgroup$
    – murray
    Commented Nov 10, 2018 at 18:17
  • $\begingroup$ I know. That answer does key bindings using a brand new menu. $\endgroup$
    – b3m2a1
    Commented Nov 10, 2018 at 18:20
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    $\begingroup$ I guess that is the answer you are looking for: mathematica.stackexchange.com/a/109396/5478 $\endgroup$
    – Kuba
    Commented Nov 10, 2018 at 19:32
  • $\begingroup$ @Kuba looks like it. $\endgroup$
    – b3m2a1
    Commented Nov 10, 2018 at 22:23


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