Look through them, or look at them.
Either way, windows aren't 'Windows' unless they're
from Microsoft. Really?"
How did the name
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Of course they're
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for his brain trust, Mr. Bill Gates and friends
decided on "Windows." The full name is, of
course, Microsoft Windows. Yea, it's a registered
trademark and all that.
With that in mind,
what exactly do you call this?:
badly shrunken screen capture of the Display
Properties thingy. Well, instead of calling it a
"thingy," how about calling it a Dialog
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