Bing Desktop

If you are looking for Bing Desktop, you have come to the right place. We explain what Bing Desktop is and point you to the official download.

What is Bing Desktop?

The Bing Desktop is a homepage version of the popular search engine Bing, bringing its familiarity and ease of use to the entire computer desktop function. It also integrates the Bing search tool into the homepage. With these, search workflow is streamlined and made faster and easier without having to click on and using a browser.

Aside from this, users of the Bing Desktop will have the convenience of automatically updating their home page images from the Windows desktop background utility from their Windows operating system. Desktop themes and images can be updated daily, with a direct link from all the photos and images from the most current Windows library.

This homepage application opens up to a simple and user-friendly interface right after the computer starts. A URL field is located atop the desktop, while six simple function bars can launch any browser-related activity. These include the Web for browsing, Images for accessing online photo galleries, News for standard news and features, and the MSN and Hotmail function bars that lead the users directly to their search engine and email accounts. The function allows the users to perform all other computer-related tasks from the homepage.

It is created by Microsoft, developer of the Bing search engine and is appended in the installation process of all Microsoft software products. It is also available for free download. Its extension file name is BingdesktopSetup.exe and covers a file size of 1.4MB.

Download Bing Desktop from the developer does not provide software hosting. We send you directly to the developer's site, to make sure you download the latest, original version of the program.

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Last updated: : July 22, 2012