Quick Launch Toolbar in Windows® 7
Windows 7 is the latest and advanced operating system developed by Microsoft. Windows 7 comes with several improved features. Windows 7 allows the user to perform various tasks faster. These improved features will allow the user to enjoy various benefits and advantages, such as quicker search results, customized taskbar and easier wireless networking. Windows 7 allows you to manage multiple e-mail accounts and turn photos and videos into slideshows. Windows 7 has got improved parental control features to monitor online activities. Windows 7 has got automatic desktop wallpaper changing feature. These features make Windows 7 more useful. Windows 7 is developed with in-built themes, different sound effects, colors, designs and wallpapers. It is necessary to add Quick Launch toolbar with Windows 7 operating system. The purpose of the Quick Launch toolbar is to make the shortcuts of all frequently used programs.
Let us learn in detail about Quick Launch toolbar in Windows 7 operating system:
- Role of Quick Launch toolbar
- Add Quick Launch toolbar
- Create Quick Launch toolbar
Role of Quick Launch toolbar
Quick Launch toolbar is used to create shortcuts in the desktop. This toolbar saves our time. You can quickly access the programs from the Quick Launch toolbar. When you place the mouse cursor over a program icon in Quick Launch toolbar, then a window will popup as a thumbnail version. It is extremely helpful and it has an option to lock the toolbar.
Add Quick Launch toolbar
You need to perform necessary steps to add the Quick Launch toolbar in Windows 7 system. Right click on the empty area of the taskbar, then point towards toolbars and click on new tool bar. In order to add programs in the Quick Launch toolbar, drag the desired icon to the toolbar. In order to hide the text and programs in the Quick Launch toolbar, you can uncheck show text and show title option.
It is necessary to create a folder for Quick Launch toolbar. You can create a folder named as My Tools in the Program Data folder. This location is easy to find and accessible without any issues. In My Tools folder, you can create a new folder named as Quick Launch. Then, you can drag a few items from the desktop into the Quick Launch folder to create shortcuts.
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