Windows 7: A Closer Look

After the first Impressions on my previous post, here are more screenshots of a newly installed Windows 7.

I found this when I tried to change the resolution to fit my virtual machine connection, an easy access of changing the resolution thru the desktop context menu. Just one right click on the desktop, presto! instant menu for changing your resolution.


IE8 is already installed, assuming that this will be the final build IE8 is already installed by default. 

Easy Changing of themes

If the theme has a collection of Desktop wallpaper, you can now change the wallpaper in just one menu. Just right click on the desktop to show the context menu then click Next Desktop Background Picture. Then that’s it! New wallpaper!


Ribbons everywhere!

MSPaint on ribbons.

Wordpad with Ribbons 


The PowerShell V2 is already installed !


Anti-forgetfulness-anti-selective-amnesia-software (Sticky notes)

And the desktop on the logging in and logging off:



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I'm John and in the daytime I am the Chief Technology Officer of VFTS.NET - a consulting firm that specializes on development and deployment of business solutions created with .NET framework on Windows platform and Windows infrastructure projects. I am a core member of the Philippine Windows Users Group, a contributor at the Microsoft Philippines Community forums and I regularly conduct technical sessions as well as other Microsoft technology events. I am a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional in the Cloud and Datacenter Management Technical Expertise but away from any keyboard I spend hours reading books, travel, explore, and being busy with my dog named Floppy.

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