Definitions for "Desktop environment"
Keywords:  toolbars, gui, drag, icons, applets
A complete graphical user interface solution for operating a computer. The desktop environment includes icons, toolbars, applications, applets, and abilities like drag and drop. The design and function of a desktop environment endow it with a distinctive look and feel. The operation system speed can be increased by customizing and minimalizing these settings.
a complete graphical user interface (GUI) solution
a complete GUI solution, providing toolbars, icons, applets, applications, and abilities like drag/drop
Keywords:  taskbar, clock, things, programs, set
a set of programs that provide things such as the desktop, taskbar, clock, etc