The windows desktop shows Icons, a background picture, and the taskbar.
- Icons – opens programs some desktops have more icons and some desktops have fewer icons. It is not
a good idea to store any documents, music, and vidoes on the desktop. This affects the computer’s performance level.
- Background Picture is a picture in the background use can choose any picture you want in the background. You can even
use a picture that you have taken.
- Taskbar shows what programs are running. You can put icons to the programs that you use the most on the taskbar.
Windows 8 Start Menu
Components of a Window