Is the source available for download somewhere?
So how do we hide that pane altogether? It takes up way too much valuable horizontal screen real estate when running at 1024x768.
And BTW ActiveSearch is a terrible feature. If I want to search for something, I'll just go search for it. Why in god's name do I want this thing constantly eating up my CPU cycles doing something I didn't ask it to do, and I could do better utilizing my own brain? I can't believe MS actually wastes time and money on such a non-sensical 'feature.'