Show desktop button on right side of Taskbar hides all open windows; hovering over it makes content of all open windows disappear (called Peek); Snap maximizes window when you drag its border to edge of screen; snapping multiple windows on screen tiles them side-by-side; Shake lets you hide all but current window; click top window border and shake mouse to hide or unhide all other open windows.
Name some features of Windows Aero
Borders are semi-transparent so that you can view objects behind them; animations when windows are opened or closed; Taskbar thumbnails show contents of window when you mouse over item on Taskbar; Windows Flip shows thumbnails of running program when you use Alt + Tab; Windows Flip 3D (activated with Windows + Tab) shows expanded 3D view of running programs
Windows Aero is available in which versions of Windows
Vista and Windows 7, not Home Basic. Also need appropriate graphics card.
Which version of Windows has gadgets but does not have Sidebar
Set of Windows features that improves visual appearance of Windows
In Windows, what provides a way to display information for quick and easy access, made up of small programs called gadgets, and only available in Windows Vista?
In Windows, contains various utilities that change the way the computer looks and behaves
System Tray is known as in Windows
Notification Area, Vista and 7
My Computer is known as Computer in which version of Windows
Windows Vista and 7
Name some things you can do in Control Panel in Windows
Configure settings for hardware devices, manage printers and networks, configure personal settings, and manage system
Name things displayed in the System Tray area of Windows Taskbar
Date and time and applications and processes running in the background (audio volume, security programs, and connectivity to the internet)
GUI for viewing and managing the file system in Windows
Basically another name for Windows Explorer
In Windows, the far right of the Taskbar
Name a common toolbar to add to the Windows Taskbar
In Windows, what is the bar at the bottom of the screen called
Which version of Windows does not have the option for classic Start Menu
Which version of Windows allows you to pin programs to the task bar