The Versatility and Advanced Functional Improvements of Microsoft Windows 7
Windows 7 is the newest and most advanced of the Microsoft Windows operating system versions. This new addition to the Windows “family” has brought numerous improvements and added a variety of options and features designed for increased compatibility and functionality.
Perhaps the most well-known change that has been brought when compared to the previous versions of the Windows OS is in regard to the taskbar and quick launch menu, which were completely removed to allow for the addition of a new and improved taskbar, also named the Superbar, which allows the ability to pin applications onto it.
Another convenient aspect that has been redesigned and was greatly praised by experts at the launch of Windows 7 is its improved ability to work with multi-core processors, as well as its support for systems that use multiple heterogeneous graphics cards from various suppliers. These features have considerably enhanced the speed of Windows when dealing with some of the most advanced and high resource applications on the market.
Many new items have also been added to the control panel for increased convenience and better accessibility to system settings and options. These include the display color calibration wizard, the workspace center, ClearType text tuner and a handy recovery feature. The latter is able to help you restore the system to a previous state in a quick and easy way in case any malfunction may occur.
The list of components that comes with Windows 7 has also been enriched with the addition of new versions of Internet Explorer and the Windows Media Player, as well as the newly enhanced Windows Search and the Windows Gadget Platform which acts as an improved version of the Windows sidebar to provide a managing environment for various mini-applications based on XML and HTML.
Windows 7 was produced by Microsoft for business and home desktops, as well as laptops, tablets, netbooks and media centers. Its enhanced functionality and numerous advanced and newly improved features have earned it a place among the top 5 best operating systems of all time.