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Dockers display controls, such as command buttons, options, and list boxes. Some dockers also include additional visual information about the tools or image elements. You can keep dockers open while you work on an image.

You can attach, or dock, dockers to either side of the application window, or you can float, or undock, them so you can move them as you work in the application window. You can also minimize dockers to save valuable screen space. If you open more than one docker at a time, the windows stack on top of each other and tabs display so you can quickly access the docker you want.

An example of a docker is the Objects docker. The Objects docker displays thumbnails of the image background and each object layer, as well as command buttons and options related to objects.

To open a docker

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Click Window Photo Paint onestep Dockers Dockers, and click a docker.

To move a docker

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Drag the title bar of the docker to a new location.
Dragging a docker away from the side undocks it, whereas dragging a floating docker toward the side docks it.

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As you drag, an outline of the docker displays. The outline changes shape as you drag to the side of the application window to indicate that the docker is docked.

To minimize a docker

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To minimize
Do the following
A floating docker
Click the roll-down arrow on the title bar of the docker.
A docked docker
Click the double-arrow on the title bar of the docker. A tab displays along the right side of the application window.