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A first look at the Windows 7 PDC release

Jump list shows documents and tasks

Right-click a taskbar icon to display a “Jump List” of options. Pre¬-Windows 7 applications that use the recent items API (such as all Microsoft Office 2007 applications) display a list of recent documents along with common tasks. Extended APIs in Windows 7 allow developers to add other items, such as favorites or browsing history.