With Bing Desktop, you can start searching without opening a browser. An internet connection is required to search or update the daily homepage image.
Use the search bar to start a search, see search suggestions, and manage your search history. You can dock the search bar to the top of the desktop, move it anywhere you want, show a small search box on the taskbar when the app is minimized, and change its color.
Use the toolbar buttons to see weather forecasts, browse the top news articles, and see trending stories, images, and videos, Also, you can log in to Facebook and see your news feed, photos, and more.
To automatically make the Bing daily homepage image your desktop background or choose from any of the last nine daily images, click the Info button and select Make the Bing homepage image your desktop background. For details about the image, point to the Info button.
Inline search lets you start a search from a file or webpage. Just drag the cursor to select the text that you want to see search results for and click the search button.
The top few search results appear in a popup window.
You can use inline search in these apps:
In the notification area, right-click the Bing Desktop icon, and then click Exit.