Why Windows® 7 is better than Windows® XP®
Comparison between Windows XP and Windows 7 and how Windows 7 is better than Windows XP
Windows 7 has many advantages when compared with Windows XP. Windows 7 is revamped with improved accessibility features and has improved speech recognition. Jump Lists is a feature which is in Windows 7 which helps to access the recently closed documents, files, music etc for users. But, this feature is not present in Windows XP. Windows 7 allows users to share photos, files, music etc. within multiple PCs at home. This feature is also not available in Windows XP. The Device Management in Windows 7 helps to manage printers, cameras, music players and other devices. Libraries in Windows 7 help to maintain lot of files, documents etc. without much effort. Windows 7 has the option for multi-touch which is not in any other operating System. By installing Windows 7 with touch-sensitive system, you could operate the Start Menu, Windows Taskbar, and Explorer in your system using your fingers.
Following points give details about enhancements in Windows 7 when compared to Windows XP:
- Action Center
- Jump Lists
Action Center is a feature of Windows 7 which monitors various security features of the system. The Action Center monitors the security of your system along with monitoring the maintenance features of the Operating System. It helps to keep your system running smoothly by showing alerts and take actions. It lists important messages about security and maintains the settings that need your attention. This feature gives information about the outdated antivirus programs.
BitLocker is a feature of Windows 7 operating System which provides data encryption to lock your files. It provides protection from theft or loss by the property of encryption. It converts the data in the hard drive in encrypted form to keep documents to passwords in your system safer. Any data you saved on the drive become automatically encrypted by activating the BitLocker. Once the data is encrypted on the hard drive, the person who has the right encryption key could only unscramble the data.
Jump Lists feature enables you to access the list of recently opened files. You could open the items quickly and also can pin the favorite items to the Jump Lists. The programs that you are using every day might be quickly accessed with the help of Jump Lists. The Jump Lists contains the programs that are frequently opened as well as tasks or websites in addition to the programs that you have pinned to the favorite in the Jump Lists. Users can access documents, pictures, songs etc. that they are regularly using with the help of Jump Lists.
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