Operating System Software
Find or Search Function
Taskbar or Application Menu
You forgot to attach the file to the email.
Your friend's internet connection isn't working.
You and your friend have incompatible graphics program.
His virus protection software removed the file from the email.
The commands used most often are the ones put into menus.
Similar or related commands are placed together.
Commands that can be done using more than one kind of software are put into menus.
Menu commands are designed to match all of the toolbar icons.
Using icons is faster for common tasks.
Icons give you more options than menus.
Menu dropdowns change between software programs.
Menus and icons both allow you to access many of the same commands.