Taskbar - MFC

Version: 1.0.0


In this lab, you will learn how to integrate your MFC application with the Windows 7 Taskbar. This includes providing visual progress and status indicators, using taskbar progress bars and overlay icons, quickly accessing common tasks and frequent destinations using taskbar jump lists, and customizing the taskbar thumbnail with live previews of MDI views.


  1. Overview
  2. Exercise 1: Experiment with the New Windows 7 Taskbar Features
  3. Exercise 2: Supporting Taskbar Thumbnails
  4. Summary