Article ID : S500011024 / Last Modified : 11/04/2018

How to enable or disable Windows sidebar in Windows Vista?

    • How to enable Windows Sidebar?
    • How to hide Windows Sidebar?
    • How to disable Windows Sidebar?

    Regarding how to enable, hide and disable Windows Sidebar, please refer to the steps below.


    ■ How to enable Windows Sidebar?
    ■ How to hide Windows Sidebar?
    ■ How to disable Windows Sidebar?





    How to enable Windows Sidebar?


    1. Click Start.

    2. Click All Programs, and then click Windows Sidebar in Accessories.



    Note
    Double-click Windows Sidebar in taskbar to enable Windows Sidebar.











    How to hide Windows Sidebar?


    1. Right-click any blank area in Windows Sidebar.

    2. Click Close Sidebar.









    How to disable Windows Sidebar?


    1. Right-click Windows Sidebar in taskbar.



    2. Click Properties.



    3. Choose Start Sidebar when Windows starts in Windows Sidebar Properties, and then click OK.



    4. Right-click Windows Sidebar in the taskbar.



    5. Select Exit.



    6. Click Exit Sidebar.