Customizing Windows® 7 Taskbar
Learn about the taskbar in Windows 7 and how you can customize it.
Windows 7 is a great product from Microsoft with the most advanced features and amazing speed. Windows 7 comes in 32- bit and 64-bit versions. With 64-bit support, you can perform more tasks with Windows 7 than other 32-bit operating systems. Advanced graphical support and user interface are the other features of Windows 7. It also supports a variety of hardware and software. The most visible feature of the Windows 7 operating system is its all new Taskbar. The old Quick Launch bar is replaced by the new Taskbar. You can also customize the new Taskbar to make it more productive and flexible.
Some details about the Windows 7 Taskbar and the tips to customize it are given below:
- Features of the Taskbar
- 7 Taskbar Tweaker
Features of the Taskbar
Windows 7 comes with the more flexible and powerful the Taskbar feature. Its jumplist feature helps in the easy accessing of the programs. You can also pin your common accessing programs in the Taskbar. By dragging it, you can rearrange the order of the pinned programs. Windows 7 Taskbar shows the thumbnail preview of the open programs, websites and the videos. By clicking on the preview, you can also maximize the window.
7 Taskbar Tweaker
You can customize your Windows 7 Taskbar with the help of the software, 7 Taskbar Tweaker. You can enable or disable the Taskbar features with the help of this tool. It is very easy to use and install this program. With the 7 Taskbar Tweaker, you can enable or disable the thumbnail previews. You can decide whether to have the jumplist or standard window menu when you right-click on the taskbar. You can also open a program instead of pinning it to the Taskbar while you dropping it. You can also customize the middle click feature of the Taskbar.
You can make the Windows 7 Taskbar more productive with the help of 7Stacks. With this tool, you can have a stack of icons in the Taskbar. You can access your documents very quickly by stacking it in your Taskbar. You can pin at the most ten stacks to your Taskbar. The display mode of the 7Stacks includes Normal, Grid and Menu displays. You can pin any number of programs to your stacks by just right-clicking the programs and adding them to 7Stacks. 7Stacks is compatible with Windows XP, Windows Vista and Windows 7.