Issue 10: Windows® 7 comes with hidden extensions of file and folders
Problem: Users upgrading to Windows 7 will find thatÂ Windows Explorer's default setting in all the versions of Windows hides file extensions. The system files and folders are also hidden.
Resolution: Perform the following steps to unhide all the extensions:
STEP 1. Launch the Windows explorer and select Tools.
STEP 2. Navigate to Folders options > View.
STEP 3. Clear the Hide extensions for known file types check box to view the extensions for all file types.
STEP 4. You can also select the Show hidden files and folders and clear the Hide protected operating system files check boxes. This will help you to view all the files that can be used when you are troubleshooting your system.
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The new Microsoft Windows 7 has loads of interesting features and an improved interface.Â However, based on support contact with thousands of customers and tracking of social media conversations, iYogi has identified the most common problems in upgrading to Windows 7 and provided tips on how to fix them. Early installers of the new operating system have encountered various issues related to upgrade, interface issues and features. The following are the top 10 issues.Â For information on how to resolve these, visit
Windows 7 can cause problems while upgrading from Windows Vista, as it hangs forever at 62 percent complete level.
In some scenarios DVD drive is not found in Windows 7 installation. You have checked and found that the drive is visible in BIOS and under the standard driver.
If the transparency has been turned off, this could be because the Aero theme may not be fully enabled on your system.
Windows 7 has a handy new ability to move and resize windows, all in one movement. However, some times it does not work as expected and can become annoying.
Sometimes theÂ iPhone does not sync properly with the Windows 7 systems (usually with the 64-bit edition).Â The iPhone sometimes gets recognized, however, but then iTunes returns with the error "0xE8000065".
When new Windows 7 theme is applied to the system, custom icons can be lost.
In Windows 7, by looking at the taskbar it is difficult to tell at a glance whether an icon is a running application or a pinned shortcut.
Installation for Windows 7 is quick and takes less hard drive space as compared with its older counterparts. However, it does not include the applets like Mail, Movie Maker, Photo Gallery etc. with the standard Windows installation.
By default Windows 7 keeps the last 50 minidumps file. These files are the memory images saved on the system when your PC crashes.