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Cannot Move or Resize the Taskbar or Any Toolbars on the Taskbar
Article ID: 279774 - View products that this article applies to.
This article was previously published under Q279774
When you hover the mouse pointer over the edge of the taskbar or over the edge of a toolbar on the taskbar, a double-arrow mouse pointer (which resizes the item) is not displayed.
To resolve this issue, use either of the following methods to unlock the taskbar:
This behavior is by design. In Windows XP Home Edition, the taskbar is locked by default.