startup button and taskbar

By tommyd78
Apr 3, 2006
  1. I don't know what I did but the green window start up button that is usually on the bottom left corner of screen is now in the upper right corner of screen. Also all my other quick launch icons are bunched in the lower right corner. I want it all where they were in the fi..rst place. I have tried dragging right clicking everything in site. I got a feeling this is something simple that I'm overlooking. I can live with where it is but don't want to . Thanks.
  2. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    Right click on the task bar and look to see if lock the taskbar is ticked. If it is click on lock the taskbar. Now drag the task bar to wherever you want it. Right click on the task bar again and click on lock taskbar.

    Regards Howard :)
  3. tommyd78

    tommyd78 TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 19

    Start Up button

    lock was not on taskbar cannot drag over. I should mention maybe that this is on a laptop.
  4. Peddant

    Peddant TS Rookie Posts: 1,446

    You need to find the magic spot on the taskbar. Try left clicking and
    hold it on the time, then pull it down/left to the bottom.

    Laptop shouldn`t make any difference.
  5. tommyd78

    tommyd78 TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 19

    start button

    I found the magic spot finally, thank you everything is back to normal.
Topic Status:
Not open for further replies.

Similar Topics

Add New Comment

You need to be a member to leave a comment. Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate.
TechSpot Account You may also...