What is Microsoft Windows? Features of a Microsoft Windows Operating System

  •  Taskbar is a bar, which is usually placed at the bottom of the Desktop.
  •  Taskbar has
  1. Start Button
  2. Quick Launch Toolbar (it has Program Icons)
  3. Task Buttons (One button for each active program) Tray (It contain Clock and Program Icons)


  •  Each program opens in its open window.
  •  You can Maximize, Minimize, Restore or Close window.

My Computer:

It contains information about

  1. Hard Disk CD-ROM
  2. Floppy Disk I/O Devices

Recycle Bin:

  •  When user deletes some file or data, it will go to the Recycle Bin.
  •  Deleted file can be restored until it remains in Recycle Bin.

My Documents:

  •  It contains all saved data.
  •  It is the Default location to save data but user can change location.

Control Panel:

  •  It has many Tools / Components, which are used for computer management as per requirement.
  •  Some common components are
  1. o Display
  2. o Add or Remove Programs o Mouse
  3. o Keyboard
  4. o Sound (etc).


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