If you like the lower toolbar of the new Windows 8 or Windows 7 but are using Windows Vista and don't want to change it, you can install a plugin that emulates that toolbar and adds the same or some of the better features.
Introducing Windows 8 Superbar, now made twice as wide to look more like the previous one, Windows 7.
It also presents the best of each of them:
- Use the Tclock Lite application that keeps you informed of the day and time.
- It integrates a "peek mode", without transparencies.
- You can navigate from the toolbar