Enriched Gaming Experience with Windows® 7
Microsoft newest operating system has several new features in its Games Explorer which promises to give enhanced gaming experience to the users. It includes new technical guidelines and requirements.
Game Explorer has also been redesigned for Windows 7 which offers games updates, statistics, new feed, etc. It is redesigned with the purpose to satisfy both casual and hard-core gamers. Windows 7 creates an easier game installation feature, 32bit and 64 bit platforms and Parental Controls are supported by it.
Windows 7 is offering several games to the user to play which includes card games, board games, games for kids and multi-player Internet games. These games are in the Games folder, where you are able to find variety of games. The games you find in the Games folder also depend on the Windows 7 version you are using.
Some of the games included in Windows 7 follow:
- Chess Titans
- Internet Backgammon
- Internet Spades
- Internet Checkers
- Mahjong Titans
- Purple Place
- Spider Solitaire
Note: You can avail more games from Microsoft Web site.
Game controller that uses connection other than USB are not supported in Windows 7. If you want to install a game controller, you need to follow the instructions.
You can control settings that help you to configure the installed game controllers, in the game controller tab. The game controller which is installed on your computer are displayed in the tab, and by clicking on the properties button you can display and configure their properties.
It also allows you to perform functions such as calibration and testing of controller. You can also work with your earlier programs by clicking on the advanced button which allows you to configure your controller.