Enabling Quick Launch Bar in Windows® system
Read on to know how to enable Quick Launch Bar in Windows system.
Microsoft Windows operating system has included a new user-friendly feature called Quick Launch Bar. The feature has been included in the later versions of operating system like Windows XP and has been improved in Windows Vista. But, you may not get the Quick Launch Bar displayed in Windows 7. You can enable the Quick Launch Bar in the system with some simple steps. The Quick launch Bar has some benefits in the system. It can save your time by helping in easy to access applications. With this feature, it is easy to add all your important applications to the Quick Launch Bar. Your applications can then be opened with just double-clicking on these small icons. There are a number of commonly displayed icons in the Quick Launch Bar such as browsers and desktop icons etc.
Here are some methods to enable Windows Quick Launch Bar:
- By dragging to Taskbar
- Using the Taskbar properties
- Enable Quick Launch Bar with Folder Dialog Box
By dragging to Taskbar
If you are using a Windows 7 system, then it is much easy to add the Quick Launch Bar to the Taskbar. For this, you need to just click the icon shown in your desktop at first. Then, drag the icon to the Taskbar with the use of mouse pointer. You can then see the Quick Launch Toolbar displayed in the Taskbar.
Using the Taskbar properties
You can get the use of Taskbar properties to enable Quick Launch Bar. For this, you first need to go to the Taskbar and then just right-click on the Taskbar. You may get a pop-up window displayed from which you need to select the 'Toolbars' option. You need to then select the quick launch toolbar and may get it displayed in the Taskbar.
If these steps do not enable Quick Launch Bar, then you need to right-click anywhere in the desktop and then point to the Toolbar to select the New Toolbar. A New Toolbar opens in which you need to select the Choose a Folder dialog box. In the Folder box, type in %userprofile%AppDataRoamingMicrosoftInternet Explorer and then hit Enter key. Next step is to click the Quick Launch and then click the 'Select Folder' button in it. You now get the Quick Launch toolbar displayed on the right side of your Windows 7 taskbar and can get it displayed on the left of the system tray.
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