Tutorial on Windows® 7 System
Do you know about the features and tools of Windows 7 system? Read on to know more.
Windows 7 is the latest Operating System series from Microsoft Corporation that supports home and business desktops, netbooks, tablet PCs, laptops and media center PCs. Windows 7 is obtainable in six different versions Starter, Home Premium, Professional, Ultimate, OEM and Enterprise. But only three versions , Home Premium, Professional, and Ultimate edition, are available for trade sale to customers in most countries. All other editions are focused at other markets, such as the enterprise uses. All these editions support 32 bit processor architecture while 64 bit processor architecture is not supported in the starter pack. The minimum system requirement for the Windows 7 Operating system are 1 GHz processor, 1 GB RAM, 16 GB available hard-disk space, and a DirectX 9 graphics device with WDDM 1.0 or higher driver for 32 bit architecture. For 64 bit, this OS requires a minimum of 2 GB RAM and 20 GB hard disk space.
Below mentioned are the basics, features and tools used in Windows 7 system:
- Windows 7 Basics
- Windows 7 Main features
- Tools used in Windows 7
Windows 7 Basics
Windows 7 is a stable, smooth, and highly popular
Operating system with well integrated graphical features, device management and security enhancements that make it more user-friendly. Unlike the previous Operating System versions of Microsoft, Windows 7 combines both style and performance. It supports virtual hard disks and it also has an improved boot performance.
Windows 7 Main features
Windows 7 simplifies everyday tasks by providing some good features. Sharing of files and printers on a home network can be more easily done with the help of Home Group feature. A high speed access to your preferred images, music, videos, websites, and documents are available through the provided Jump Lists feature. It features a 'Taskbar' that enables you to pin favorite programs into it as well. It provides thumbnail preview. It also includes some other important features like Windows live essentials, Windows search, remote media streaming, Windows touch and Aero Peek feature.
Some cool tools are provided in Windows 7 such as, an Action Center that gives a centralized management to deal with security issues, troubleshooting, and recovery of the system. Problem Steps Recorder is a tool that captures the screenshots and records all actions like keystrokes and mouse clicks which are later saved as a MHTML page for providing tech support. It includes ISO burner tool that is used to burn ISO image files without the help of third-party software. Windows 7 consists of the Windows Biometric Framework that enables the use of biometrics in applications. It also contains tools like credential manager, back up utility, power shell v2 and many other utility tools.
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