Task Bar Archive

Windows 8.1 Update 1 Comes With Option To Pin Metro Apps To The Taskbar

Ah, the Windows taskbar, the unchanged phenomenon of Microsoft’s flagship operating system! Things may have come and gone over the years (and in the case of the Start Menu, returning), but the taskbar has stayed steady through

RetroUI Returns the Task Bar and Start Menu to Windows 8

After hundreds of articles in various publications, many of them critical, the truth is that there’s still a large number of Windows 8 users that miss the old Task Bar and Start Menu of ‘legacy’ Windows OSs.

A Cool Windows 8 Feature: Extended Wallpaper and Taskbar on Multiple Monitors

Extended monitors have been a growing trend for the past few years for techies, gamers, movie producers, and anyone else who needs the screen real estate that two monitors provide. Extended monitors can be anything from an

Microsoft talk about changes to the Start Menu

Microsoft today (in their Windows 8 development blog), described the thinking around changes being made to the Start Menu. It’s a good read and I advise everyone to check it out. I have to say that in