Well! As we all know that the taskbar contains a user’s own personalized icons which are meant to be accessed quickly; whereas, the auto hide feature is meant to hide the taskbar automatically after 3 seconds when the user moves the cursor away from it. The main purpose of auto-hide is that some people get annoyed with the taskbar at the bottom so there is this provision to auto-hide it. Sometimes, however, the requirement can be such to view the taskbar and thus the user needs to disable this auto-hide feature, which is quite easy to do in Windows Vista based PC.

Following are the steps that can be used to disable the auto-hide feature.

1. Click on the “Start” button
2. Click on “Control Panel”
3. Click “Appearance and Personalization”, and then click on “Taskbar and Start Menu”
4. Clear the “Auto-hide the taskbar” check box and then click “OK”

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