Windows 7 is introducing the biggest change to the Windows taskbar ever...
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It seems it will be very useful, and convenient, but ugly. IMO.
Not great, but certainly functional. You wonder that they couldn't come up with something a lot more esthetically pleasing for all the bucks they get paid (i think).
Nice of MS to decide for us that we4 dont need text on our taskbar, much like they decided no text on explorer windows.
Hell lets just get rid of text in webpages too...and emails..dictionaries!
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All I see is a red X in a box and the external link doesn't work for me.
Using IE8 and getting to the WC Fourms from the WC Home Page.
I hate it, looks dumb. I want text on ALL my taskbar buttons, ALL the time, damnit, and certainly don't want it that huge.
I like the new taskbar! Sorry, but that is just the way it is! LOL. Also, if Microsoft always caters to everyone that whines, they would never get any innovation completed! Don't trash it until you get the chance to use it! I really hate the fact that when Microsoft tries to do something right, users complain. However, when apple does something right, users claim they can't do any wrong! Ugghhh!!! Fanboys suck! LOL.
Okay, the post is working for me now.
I think this is nothing to get too excited about.
I'm on XP and use WindowsFX and it's option to see Taskbar Previews of minimized windows.
Maybe, just a thought here, MS should hire Stardock to do the GUI. It could work.
Coming from someone with Vista in their name? please...
Heres the news, I don't have to use something to know I'm not going to like it. Microsoft has a track record of making bad UI decisions, after seeing it, I can see this is no different.
I agree,takes up way to much screen real-estate and looks like a poorly done XP (or earlier)remake.
Well, its not just the appearance of the graphics, it's the poor decisions they make regarding functionality and intuitiveness.
Even with WB, doesnt change the fact that a lot of how windows has been changed recently is a real F up.
K, thats its... Brad... time for Stardock to get into the OS dept !
If you seen the PDC 2008 video about right clicking which brin gs up[ a jump menu to what you may want to do with the program. That looked very useful
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