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menu bar

[′men·yü ‚bär]
(computer science)
In a graphical user interface, a horizontal strip near the top of the screen or a window, containing the titles of available pull-down menus.
A horizontal or vertical strip containing the names of currently available commands.

menu bar

(operating system)
A permanently displayed menu spread horizontally across the top of the screen or window. When the mouse is pressed over an item on the menu bar, a pull-down menu appears.

menu bar

A row of menu titles typically located at the top of the application's window on screen. The File menu is often the first menu title on the menu bar. See menu pane.
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As with most other updated apps, Shazam has removed the black theme of its lower menu bar, replacing it with crisp white icons set on a bar that is transparent, mirroring the blue background colour present throughout the application.
MyRecords is found on the main menu bar and the right-side tools index on the homepage.
The first involves converting an existing Word document to an HTML document, by first selecting File on Word's menu bar, then selecting either:
Besides the commands for creating, renaming, and deleting subdirectories, the menu bar also lists remaining disk space and directory size.
Choose the Set-Up icon on the AppleLink main screen or the Set PC-Link Info on the main menu bar and then simply indicate type of modem, pulse or touch tone dialing, baud rate, and the telephone access number.
This update adds three of the most-requested features from our CrashPlan and CrashPlan PRO users: the ability to pause backups on certain networks and when running on battery, as well as a super-convenient Mac menu bar add-on for controlling and monitoring backups," commented Mike Evangelist, Code 42's chief marketing officer.
In addition to the left-side menu bar, Accounting Technology can be accessed under "Features" in the center of the homepage.
There is also a menu bar across the top of the homepage to quickly access the most often requested pages.
In the PDF menu bar, click On SAVE A COPY, choose your drive and folder, note the name of the article or change it, and click SAVE.
But if you originally had placed the chart in its own worksheet and now you want to more it, you don't have to click on the chart; simply go to the menu bar at the top and select Chart and then Location to get the Chart Location window.
QuickBooks Pro 2002 uses a menu bar on the left side of the screen and a set of icons at the top to keep things organized.
This software works quietly in the background, creating things such as icons and the menu bar.