You don't have to be a programmer to create your own Explorer bar. Explorer Bar (Band) Maker is a Windows tool (one-step wizard) that lets you create your own Explorer bar from any HTML page, picture or Macromedia Flash file. Usually, making Explorer bars includes COM programming, that can be complex and confusing. This work has done for you. Now, making a new bar is so easy as selecting a file. An Explorer bar (band) is a panel like the Favorites, History or Search panels that you see in your Internet Explorer (IE) or Windows Explorer. An Explorer bar can be an excellent solution for setting the things in the right order in the Intranet inside your organization. Or, you can create new panels to explore Internet, or to advertise you products and services. Your homemade bars can enhance and personalize your working place, make it more convenient as well as amusing and funny.
Make Explorer bar (band) from any HTML page.
Have your browser read to you.
Demo toolbar for Internet Explorer x64
WHOIS Toolbar for Internet Explorer
Dictionary + Thesaurus access via web toolbar