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Chapter 1. Getting Started with Windows XP > Exploring the Windows Interface

Exploring the Windows Interface

Figure 1.14 shows the basic elements that you’ll find on the Windows XP desktop. Microsoft modeled Windows on a real-world office environment: You have a desktop, on which you work and use tools, and folders, in which you organize files.

Figure 1.14. Basic elements of the Windows XP desktop. The desktop lets you move items and manage your tasks in vaguely the same way that you would on a physical desktop.



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