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Community Q&A Search Add New Question Ask a Question 200 characters left Submit Already answered Not a question Bad question Other If this question (or a similar one) is answered twice I CAN'T stand the "Dock Style" version of the taskbar. It seems to me that everything they have tried to improve has just made everything worse. So, when I’m working, the Taskbar is so full there’s no open space on the bar to right click to bring up a context menu. have a peek here

Read more Top Home Terms of use Contact me About Copyright @ Dedoimedo.com 2006-2017; all rights reserved Classic Shell: Forum HOME | FORUM | F.A.Q. | SCREENSHOTS | TRANSLATIONS | ALL Says: February 24th, 2016 at 7:53 pm Who in their right mind would want to use IE as the default? This has always been solid advice against service packs that used to blow up in your face and buggy - buggy operating systems. even now i would consider it over linux. http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/windows-7/make-the-windows-7-taskbar-work-more-like-windows-xp-or-vista/

How To Make Windows 7 Look Like Xp Classic

Maybe later I'll start using the new 7 pretty look. Don't Miss a Single Tip! Your toolbar should look exactly like the familiar Quick Launch bar. Thank you Avram!

Plus it’s safe (no antivirus needed) and you don’t need all that stupid license stuff. Also I agree with some who thinks it is a little Linux inspired, but it is still very much a Windows Taskbar. Last, since the system menu doesn't come up when you right click on the taskbar button, there's no way to use the old-school trick of finding a window hiding off screen. Windows 7 Looks Like Xp How To Change Now, if I could just get the old Win2k style start menu back.

This includes the blue taskbar and the desktop background of grassy, rolling hills. Click Ok. Your Start Menu should look something like this. Please Microsoft, keep messing with me, I'll switch to…well, just about anything at this point. More about the author About this wikiHow How helpful is this?

Any help PLEASE!!! Windows 7 Taskbar Looks Like Xp October 15, 2009 jamesmit the dock style would be fine for me if i double click the icon on the toolbar, and then it pops up a previously minimized window. Seriously, all that transparency doesn't always do people any favours. Maybe it's time to ditch Windows entirely and pick up a MacBook Air instead.

Windows 7 Taskbar Changed To Basic View

It seems like to get the shortcut/running program combo buttons on the taskbar, one needs to fill up the Quick Launch folder with shortcuts which seems to be a problem if January 10, 2010 Budds Hi If any one would like to use the Quick Launch toolbar for Win 7 then right click your taskbar, unlock it, right click again and select How To Make Windows 7 Look Like Xp Classic May 17, 2009 Larry I read all of the comments listed before posting and say that Max comes closest to how I feel. Windows 7 Taskbar Changed To Classic January 20, 2009 whs The new taskbar is OK.

When I try to do this in Win 7, the taskbar stays on top and I have not figured out how to disable the "always on top" property. The new windows 7 toolbar is a thing of beuty! Reply nasko April 8, 2015 at 3:18 pm how can i turn it back to windows 7 Reply ipl 2015 live streaming April 7, 2015 at 9:05 pm I just tried Everything will be OK. Windows 7 Looks Like Xp Fix

Give me the windows style quick launch buttons and taskbar. Any decent application that puts an icon in the system tray as well as having a taskbar button can be configured to remove one or the other. September 27, 2009 Kathryn Thank you. :) I still have one question, and I haven't been able to find anything to help me with it so far. Without descriptions like in vista its just a headache.

I want to see two things, however. 1 is proper multimonitor support. Windows 7 Taskbar Customize I'm working on a batch file that imports registry settings to convert anyone's taskbar to what mine looks like, and also adds a quick launch bar. i like the color and organization much moree.

thanks again for the responce October 25, 2009 eortman i LOVEEE the new taskbar and the idea but, i like the look of the vista taskbar more.

I mean big icons! Apply, OK.This tutorial will show you how to fix the missing Luna theme.Instructions:1. I love OSX and thought that the dock in 7 wasn't all that useful compared to Dock+Expos but it really boost productivity. Windows Xp Taskbar For Windows 7 Subscribe to Our Newsletter Email: Advertisement Scroll down for the next article © 2017 MakeUseOf.

Read more Donate to Dedoimedo! I did step by step everything and dont know what went wrong. You can play with a few other options, like turning user name on or off. I would be happy to read what others have to say about how they want things grouped.

If I really wanted a dock, I'd use Mac. cyberguy82May 25, 2010, 12:54 AM Cybergirl95 said: I had the same problem and I was frustrated. Still browsing the W7 how-tos… The one "feature" I'm really not fond of in W7 is the explorer. Set the 'Startup type' to Automatic.

In XP I would have a quicklaunch icon for it and whenever i needed a new notepad document i would just click the quicklaunch button. And then they give us a few months of free W10 download before they cut W7 loose in a few years, just as they did XP. Tell us in the comments. Says: August 4th, 2016 at 1:18 am #6 I want to go back to Internet Explorer...

You can further customize your experience by dinking around in Classic Shell. It's amazing how much modifications it does and is yet so stable and crash free.