Windows 7, Microsoft newer version of next operating system.
Microsoft has now released the beta version of Windows 7 to test and get used.
View official announcements of windows 7 Beta release here.
Windows 7 is available to download from other internet sources.
also 64bit version of windows 7 has leaked to the internet on last january07 2009.
Microsoft seems to be focusing more on functionality of the windows 7 as the company says The decision to use the name Windows 7 is about simplicity and it will enable users to "work the way you want," "make everyday tasks faster and easier," and "make new things possible."
The Improvements of Windows 7
One of the main aim of Windows 7 developers is to making it fully compatible with new device drivers, applications, and hardware.
It has many improvements in fast boot time and shutting down, working with applications and files, opening and closing applications, works better with latest multi core processors, working and editing multimedia files and improved security center.
What has developed and new features:
- Improed Windows Medis Center
- Windows Explorer
- Control Panel : Clear Type Text Tuner, Display Color Calibration Wizard, Gadgets, Recovery, Troubleshooting, Workspaces Center, Location and Other Sensors, Credential Manager, Biometric Devices, System Icons,
- Action Center ( Replaces Old Security Center, with added features.
- New Task Bar ( It is the one of the biggest visual change of Windows 7 - "The taskbar at the bottom of your screen is what you use to switch between the applications you've got open. In Windows 7 you can set the order in which the icons appear and they'll stay put. They're easier to see, too. Click once on the new large icons or bigger preview thumbnails and you're ready to go. You can even see a full screen preview before switching to the window."
System Requirements for Windows 7
Processor - 1 GHz (Either 32-bit or 64-bit)
RAM - 1GB memory
Graphics card - 128 MB
HD Drive free space - 16GB
Others - DVD Rom and Audio Output
In addition to that new windows 7 has removed some features of earlier versions. Such as.
Classical windows user interface, Windows mini player - now integrated with task bar, sidebar, moviemaker - replaces with Windows Live.