Q: Can my PC run Windows 7?
The short answer is yes (probably).
If your PC is less than 5 years old then you should be fine.
The official minimum system requirements for Windows 7 are:
- 1 gigahertz (GHz) or faster 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor
- 1 gigabyte (GB) RAM (32-bit)…
For the majority of geeks the most nerve racking part of installing a new OS is ensuring that you've successfully backed up all your files and settings before hand.
Trying to remember all the little nooks and crannies on your seven hard drives and 19 partitions where you squirreled away data can…
There's no doubt that the backgrounds in Windows 7 are the most unique in Microsoft's history. What was the thinking behind them? Who comes up with the backgrounds? How do you determine what art hundreds of millions of people would like to see every day? Senior UX Lead Denise Trabona joined me to…
There's no doubt that the backgrounds in Windows 7 are the most unique in Microsoft's history. What was the thinking behind them? Who comes up with the backgrounds? How do you determine what art hundreds of millions of people would like to see every day?
Senior UX Lead Denise Trabona joined me to…
After IE8 debuted, Latika Kirtane (of
Song Smith fame) took the challenge of showing us 10 add-on's that developers have built for IE8 in less than 60 seconds (each).
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One of the many enhancements in Windows 7 is the support for Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) certified devices.
Windows 7 will automatically find devices on your home network that are DLNA compliant (with the digital media renderer role) allowing you to…
You’ve been hearing a lot about themes in Windows 7 lately, haven’t you? It’s probably because everyone and their brother is out there creating new theme packs for you to download.
The latest one comes from
Mike Swanson, a talented macro photographer
known to his friends as the “desktop…
Since Windows 7 was announced, all we’ve been hearing about are the big changes – Aero Peek, the taskbar, Play-To, etc. Sometimes, though, it’s the little things that make the biggest differences. For me, as a blogger, one of the more useful features is
the ability to search within a “browse for…