Fundamentals Taskbar Libraries Multi Touch Ribbon Sensor and Location Graphics
reliability and performance.Minimize change
Keep Laser sharp focus on OS stability. More importantly avoid disruptions
Help bolster productivity Create new and exciting experiences
Reduce learning curve and provide improved toolsets and
Build next generation software experiences that make your users lives richer
drivers. Hardware that runs Windows Vista well will run Windows 7 well. etc). deployment. Imaging. Firewall. and networking
Few Changes: Focus on quality and reliability improvements
Deep Changes: New models for security.Windows 7
Few Changes: Most software that runs on Windows Vista will run on Windows 7 .exceptions will be low level code (AV.
Taskbar and Jump Lists Libraries and Windows Explorer
Enhanced user experience jumplists Quick and easy launch of applications Easier to manage windows The user is in control Clean and lightweight Standard Windows UX guidelines All of Microsoft·s products
Face of your program Large and small icons Color hot-track Icon Overlay
Surface important notifications Appears over your program¶s icon
Surface important notifications Appears in your taskbar button
Mini Start Menu for your program Surface key destinations and tasks Customizable Accessible via right-click and via drag APIs use the name ´Destination Listµ
Remote-control for a window Surface key commands Accessible from taskbar thumbnail Up to seven buttons
Windows 7 Taskbar in action
context. organize and browse Two primary ways for finding data:
Browse by location. visual cues Search by name. metadata and full-text
.Massive growth in digital content Users demand powerful and intuitive tools to search.
Windows Explorer and Libraries in Action
Multi-touch Ribbon User Interface Sensor and Location Enhanced Graphics
MT scored very favorably in user testing Proven successful touch interfaces Multi-Touch offers clear differentiation with a high ´WOWµ factor for consumers Multi-touch enhances on-the-go use and enable new scenarios
Multi-touch capable machines in market today in a broad set of form factors
.MT is defined a two or more independently traceable touch points.
Proven and very successful UX concept
Improve usability and discoverability Increase user productivity
Improve developer productivity
Based on common architectural Eliminate much of Win32 UI development
Application Menu Quick Access Tab Toolbar Contextual Tab Set Contextual Tab Help
Group (aka ´Chunkµ)
In-box with Windows 7. and WPF Ribbon
. redistribution available to Vista Win32 API. Feature parity (or close) with Microsoft Office 2007 Ribbon.
Direct Access Branch Cache Location Platform & Sensors HomeGroup Network HOT Add/Replace Memory
Securely access corporate applications and data (shared and personal) from your managed PC using any available internet connection(link) Local cache of data reducing network traffic and getting faster application responses Allows outside sources to access information about user/system location (including GPS support) Network setup that allows users to have the equivalent of an enterprise simplified network at home without a dedicated domain controller Ability to add or replace RAM Memory with system powered
Boot from VHD Bit locker Branch Cache Multi-Touch Gestures Bluetooth version 2. Panning. Two finger right click Improved. Two finder tap.1
Ability to boot from a Virtual Hard Drive Encrypt/decrypt a volume on a USB key device Caching corporate data downloaded by users locally in their branch office Multi-touch gestures adding Zoom. faster and more secure pairing experience for Bluetooth devices
Calculator Open Folder in New Process PSR Aero Enhancements Multi-Touch Gestures
Unit Conversions. Panning. Rotation. Two finder tap. Date Calculation and spread sheet
Reduce the PC crash
For enhanced trouble shooting Work easy with multiple windows and new transparent effects Multi-touch gestures adding Zoom. Two finger right click
lock. restart. and a clear Text Tuner Ability to burn ISO image to CD&DVD
Screen Calibration Burn Image Custom power switch
Configure the power switch to shutdown.
System Restore & Backup
Ability to create a create& use startup disk to resolve booting issues Helps you properly setup brightness. contrast and color settings.