Create an account
is a strip that contains buttons to give you quick access to common tools and running programs
displays icons corresponding to services running in the background, such as an Internet connection
is software that manages and coordinates activities on the computer and helps the computer perform essential tasks, such as displaying information on the computer screen and saving data on disks
Graphical User Interface (GUI)
uses graphics to represent items stored on your computer, such as programs and files
is a collection of related information; typical types of files include text documents, spreadsheets, digital pictures, and songs
a set of standard settings that controls how the screen is set up and how a document looks when you first start typing
a piece of hardware connected to a computer that helps you interact with objects on the desktop
is a container that helps to organize the contents of your computer, such as files and folders
Search programs and files box
helps you quickly find anything stored on your computer, including programs, documents, pictures, music, videos, Web pages, and e-mail messages.
is a tool that you use to view, organize, and access the programs, files, and drives on your computer
Help and Support
provides articles, video demonstrations, and steps for performing tasks in Windows 7
Aero Flip 3D
displays all your open windows in a three-dimensional stack so you can see the windows from the side
when you click an object and then press and hold down the mouse button while moving the mouse
is located at the top of the program window, immediately below the title bar, and is organized into tabs
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