Get Back XP/Vista Desktop Toolbar (Dock) In Windows 7


Users who have used the good old XP and beautiful Vista operating systems surely know about the desktop toolbar. XP and Vista allows you add a dock (toolbar) to the desktop to quickly access drives, programs, and folders right from the desktop.

XP Desktop Toolbar For Windows 7

The same desktop toolbar has been removed from the latest version of Windows. The all new taskbar in Windows 7 surely works as a great dock. But if you are really missing the old dock feature in Windows 7, here is a small utility that brings the XP/Vista dock to your Windows 7 desktop.

XP Desktop Toolbar Options


XP Desktop Toolbar for Windows 7 SP1

Coolbarz is a small utility that enables you get the desktop toolbar in the latest version of Windows. As this is a standalone utility, you don’t have to install it. Simply run the utility and move the mouse cursor to the top of the desktop to see the toolbar (dock).

Coolbarz Settings

Coolbarz Settings1

Right-click on the toolbar to add programs and customize it. This dock is highly customizable. You can change the color, position, fading effects as well. If you really missing XP and Vita desktop toolbars in Windows 7, we recommend this free tool.

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Dylan Austin


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