How Did My Taskbar Get up There?

How did the Windows Taskbar get to the top of the screen and how can Knowltonrc get it back where it belongs. The Answer Line forum offers help.

You (or someone else) must have dragged it there by mistake. The solution is simple:

1) Right-click an empty space on the Taskbar and note whether the Lock the Taskbar option is checked. If it is, uncheck it.

2) Drag the Taskbar to the bottom of the screen (or wherever you want it).

3) If you want to keep it there, right-click it again and check Lock the Taskbar.

Mphenterprises provided the right answer on the forum at

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