Working ScreenRect

Richmond richmondmathewson at
Tue Feb 8 10:54:56 EST 2011

On 02/08/2011 05:26 PM, David C. wrote:
>> I don't have access to Windows Vista or 7: would be most grateful if someone
>> could
>> let me know the fatness of their respective taskbars.
> Hello Richmond,
> I think that is a relative measurement that may not be the same on all
> machines... depending on the choice of icon sizes and how the taskbar
> is set up for use.On my Win 7 machine, the taskbar is normally set at
> 40 pixels unless I use small icons... which is then just 30 pixels.
> You could conceivably double those numbers if there is a second row.
> ...and then how do you measure if the taskbar is located on the left
> or right hand sides instead of bottom or top?

Aaar! And in Linux-land things get really wild with "desktop furniture" 
all over the place.

> Good luck with that.
> Best regards,
> David C.
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