A row of buttons or graphical controls on a computer screen that represent open programs, among which the user can switch back and forth by clicking on the appropriate one.
- (computing) The application desktop bar which is used to launch and monitor applications in Microsoft Windows 95 and later operating systems.
taskbar - Computer Definition
An on-screen toolbar that displays the active applications (tasks). Clicking on a taskbar button restores the application to its previous appearance. Windows 95 popularized this feature. See Win Taskbar.