Tag Archives: Windows 7

Captain America Windows 7 Theme & WP7 Wallpapers

A 7 wallpaper Windows 7 theme of the Avenger character with resized Windows Phone 7 versions. Continue reading

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After Windows 7, Windows Live Makes An Appearance On TV Shows

Windows Live Skydrive makes an appearance on Human Target S02E09 to help solve crimes. Continue reading

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GeoThemes: Change Windows 7 Themes Based On Geo Location (App Idea)

I find geo-location based services to be quite fascinating. Windows 7 brought with it themes and geo-location sesnor APIs, mixing both to have themes change based on geo location has been lingering on in my mind for long. Once Long and Rafael released … Continue reading

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Some Of The Coolest Windows 7 Features Were Developed In India

The official version of the 7000 domino launch video talks about the Windows 7 features that were developed at Microsoft India, Hyderabad. Continue reading

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pptPlex Updated For PowerPoint 2010. Now Supports Windows 7 Multi Touch

The Office Labs team has updated the awesome powerpoint addon tool pptPlex that converts presentations into a canvas of slides allowing you to zoom and pan around. Continue reading

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Microsoft Launches Campaign For Windows 7 Professional – ‘You Spoke, We Listened’

3 new videos from microsoft pitching Windows 7 to business users. Continuing from the ‘Windows 7 was my Idea’ to a ‘You spoke, We listened’ campaign And companies talking about their Windows 7 experiences. Continue reading

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Office 2010 Escrow RTM Build & Windows 7 Build 7700 Screen Shots Surface

Screen shots of the leaked Windows 7 build 7700 and Office 2010 RTM Escrow build 14.0.4734.1000 Continue reading

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[Update] OEMs Sticking To Windows XP For Netbooks This Holiday Season

Windows XP still the bundled OS on Netbooks by HP, Dell & ASUS. No Windows 7 yet. Continue reading

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Windows 7 Boot Animation Tech Specs & Initial Proof of Concept

Some technical details about the beautiful boot animation sequence in Windows 7. Duration, file types & how it’s executed. Continue reading

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[Wallpapers & Theme] High Res Rejected Windows 7 Artwork

High resolution images of the rejected Windows 7 artwork for wallpapers & login screen by Chuck Anderson of No Pattern. Continue reading

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Microsoft Store’s Windows 7 USB/DVD Tool To Go Open Source

Microsoft Store’s Windows 7 USB/DVD Tool To Go Open Source under GPL v2 Continue reading

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Codeplex Tool To Isolate Your WiFi Network & Use Windows 7 PC As A Virtual WiFi Router

Use the Virtual WiFi technology in Windows 7 with Codepplex tool Virtual Router to easily setup and configure a virtual wireless network. Continue reading

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Shoddy Indian Tech Journalism & Windows 7 #2

Indian tech journalists and editors goof up on Windows 7 again and spread news that is bound to create confusion and is pure FUD. Continue reading

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Complete Guide To Using VHDs, Windows Virtual PC, Windows XP Mode & ISOs On Windows 7

A complete guuid to virtualization, clone discs, VHDs, Windows Virtual PC, Windows XP Mode virtual desktops and ISOs on Windows 7 Continue reading

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Microsoft India – Localized Bing, No Windows 7 Upgrade Packages & No Student Discounts

In conversation with Rajiv Popli – Director of Windows 7 client division, Microsoft India, he talks about Bing India and advertising commercials for Windows 7 in India. Continue reading

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Microsoft India Does Nothing For D-Day. Windows 7 Launch Ill Timed For India?

Windows 7 launch on the 22nd and there is no promotional activity by either Microsoft India or their OEM partners. Continue reading

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OS X Snow Leopard Theme For Windows 7 [Wallpapers, Icons & Cursors]

Snow Leopard theme with Wallpapers, icons & cursors for Windows 7 Continue reading

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Apple Embraces Windows 7 Superbar With Safari 4 & iTunes 9

Safari 4 shows different thumbnails for tabs like Internet Explorer 8 & iTunes 9 has quick play like WindowsMedia Player in Windows 7. Continue reading

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Select Windows 7 SKU Version On Install & Create SKU Specific Install Discs

Enable SKU edition selector for Windows 7 installation or create SKU edition specifc Windows 7 install discs & upgrade from RC to RTM. Continue reading

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Windows 7 RTM Available On MSDN & TechNet

Windows 7 is now available on TechNet & MSDN to premium subscribers & some resources on Windows 7. Continue reading

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Moving To Windows 7?

Links & utilities that should help you in upgrading from Windows XP or Vista to Windows 7 Continue reading

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Microsoft India’s Windows 7 Promotional Campaign For Corporates

Microsoft India’s second Windows 7 promotional campaign targeted towards businesses. Continue reading

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Windows 7 Bliss Themepack

Windows 7 Theme Bliss, based on Windows 7 artwork wallpapers & blue as the primary color. Continue reading

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Microsoft India Launches Win 7 & WinMo 6.5 Promotional Campaign

Microsoft India launches Windows 7 & Windows Mobile 6.5 Promotional campaign here in India. Continue reading

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Bing From Everywhere

Add Bing to IE, Firefox, Chrome, Windows 7 Explorer, Bing Search Connector, Bing in Start Menu search & IE Slices for Bing.com Continue reading

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Win 7 & Shoddy Indian Tech Journalism

Horrendous blunders by tech journalists in attempts to defame Microsoft. Mistakes made while reporting on Windows 7. Continue reading

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Microsoft: Pre-Mature WDDM 1.1 Drivers Restricting Win 7

Microsoft on the E7 blog blames pre-mature under developed drivers as reason for little or no difference between gaming on Win 7 & Vista SP 1. Continue reading

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Asia Theme Pack For Windows 7

Windows 7 Regional theme for Asia. Continue reading

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Windows 98 Plus! Themes For Windows 7

Install the default bundled themes in Windows 98 on Windows 7. With desktop icons, sounds, cursors & wallpaper. Continue reading

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