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Computers have been used since their invention in the 20th century. Today, there are two common types of computers- laptops and desktops. Desktops are personal computers that are designed to be used in a single location, preferably a table or a desk, because of their components. However, it can also refer to the default screen of a computer where icons are located.
When to use Desktop Icon? Desktop icon is great to use if you have information in your website that are specifically for desktop users. This will help them identify which information is relevant to them. It can also be used if you have information that is for beginners in computers.
How to use Desktop Icon? The icon must be strategically placed right before accessing information so that users will be able to choose which information will be relevant to him/her.
How has the computer evolved in the last 20 years? It started with monitors and CPUs that were innovated with new features. In the present, laptop computers and handheld computers are more preferred because they can be used anywhere. Computers are getting more compact and smaller.
Other relevant icons to the desktop icon:
Windows Client Icon
Start Menu Icon
If you are a beginner in using computers, you should also be familiar with other icons you commonly see in the default desktop:
You need to know the operating system that is running in your computer. There are different OS available in the market but there three common being used by a lot of users: