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  • Dileepa Prabhakar 21:07 on October 3, 2008 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: Calendar, Clock, Sticky, Taskbar, Tips, Vista, Windows   

    Windows Vista tip: Sticky Taskbar clock/calendar pop-up 

    Wouldn’t it be nice if you could ‘sticky’ the Taskbar clock/calendar pop-up in Windows? Very useful when you want to refer to the calendar while working in a different application. Vista allows you to do this, sort of. Here’s how:

    • Click on the Windows logo (Start button) to display the Windows start menu.
    • Click on the Taskbar Clock to display the Taskbar clock/calendar pop-up.
    • Click on the Windows logo (Start button) again to hide the Windows start menu.

    (With the help of the keyboard: Win key –> Click on taskbar clock –> Win key)

    The Taskbar clock/calendar pop-up is now sticky! You can now switch to any other application, but the clock/calendar pop-up stays on screen and on top of all other windows. 

    Sticky Taskbar Clock Calendar Popup

    Click on the Taskbar clock again to hide the pop-up.

    This ‘feature’ is probably a bug and may be removed (i.e. fixed) in the next version of Windows. Enjoy it while it lasts!

    • calvin 00:39 on October 19, 2008 Permalink | Reply

      vista has a lot of good features like adding clock, calendar.. but it is not as user friendly as xp is.. so even after gr8 features, i prefer xp..

  • Dileepa Prabhakar 15:30 on September 19, 2008 Permalink | Reply
    Tags: Calendar, , , Wave 3, Windows Live Calendar   

    Windows Live Calendar (Wave 3) Screen Shots 

    Screen shots of Windows Live Calendar (Wave 3) on Firefox 3 under openSUSE 10.3 GNU/Linux.

    Windows Live Calendar - Didn't load right the first time!

    Windows Live Calendar - Didn't load right the first time.

    Windows Live Calendar (Wave 3)

    Windows Live Calendar (Wave 3)

    View - Day

    Windows Live Calendar: View - Day

    View - Week

    Windows Live Calendar: View - Week

    View - Month

    Windows Live Calendar: View - Month

    View - Agenda

    Windows Live Calendar: View - Agenda

    View - To-Do

    Windows Live Calendar: View - To-Do

    Add Event

    Windows Live Calendar: Add Event

    Add To-Do

    Windows Live Calendar: Add To-Do

    Options menu

    Windows Live Calendar: Options menu

    Theme mouse-over live preview.

    Windows Live Calendar: Theme mouse-over live preview.

    Wave 3 header and 'More' menu drop-down.

    Windows Live Calendar: Wave 3 header and 'Menu' drop-down.

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