Countless number of application launchers and file management tools available for Windows operating system, especially for Windows 7. While most of Windows users are happy with the default Start menu, Quick Launch and Taskbar to pin and launch programs, many Windows 8 users are looking for a perfect program to quickly launch files and programs from the taskbar.
miniWE is a little program for Windows 7 and Windows 8 operating systems and lets you quickly launch files, folders and programs from the taskbar. Once installed and running, you will see the miniWE icon on the taskbar.
By default, a click on the taskbar brings up the launcher. And by default the launcher displays all files, folders and programs on the desktop. You can change this folder to any other folder under settings.
We believe that this program is useful for Windows 8 users, as one can use this program to easily launch programs without switching to the Metro Start. Windows 8 users can change the default folder to the programs folder. All application shortcuts, including default programs, are located in %ProgramData%\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs folder in Windows 8.
You can change the default size of the miniWE launcher screen by moving slider bar. One can also add another copy of miniWE to the startup folder. Overall, it’s a handy tool for both Windows 7 and Windows 8 users.