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02. Changing Location Of Taskbar

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In previous versions of Windows if you wanted to change the position of the taskbar you had to physically drag it to the position on the screen where you wanted it; this being either, top, bottom, right or left of your screen. In Windows 7 you no longer have to drag the taskbar, instead you can alter the position of the taskbar simply by visiting the taskbar properties.

  1. Right click on a vacant part of the taskbar.
  2. From the drop down menu that appears, Click on Properties.
  3. The Taskbar and Start menu properties window will now open
  4. On the Taskbar tab look for the option 'Taskbar location on screen.'
  5. The default position is Bottom. To change this, Click the down arrow to the right of the dialogue box and choose the position you want. This can be either Top, Bottom, Left or Right.
  6. Once you have made the selection, Click Apply for the change to take effect.