Windows 7 Service Pack 1

The release of window 7 first pack is going to meet the user demands. The pack that has been released by Microsoft aims at addressing OS nips and tucks. This new software is readily available for download. Security systems and bug fixes are the new programs that have come up […]

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How is Linux different from windows for a user?

There has always been a comparison between the various operating systems available. This is hence very natural to have a comparative study of the two very famous operating systems, Linux and windows. At present what one can say is that windows is the best system to go for when looking for a use of personal desktop, whereas, the Linux takes its place as a premier in the market of free software OS. They are posed as rivals in the market of embedded and server systems as well. Most of the comparisons that are carried out in this manner address to the three families of the windows that is the Windows NT, the windows 9x (Which is now a legacy) and lastly windows embedded.

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Plugging To Windows Is A Speedy Piece

Windows has made to plug its users for quick access to various programs and software. Recent researches have laid the fact that Microsoft itself intimates its users about the upcoming apprehensions. The users have always got the quick access to the weakness whenever involved. However, the company doesn’t believe in exposing to deliver and fix the band updates. A chief technology officer Wolfgang Kandek at Qualys has said the above statement about the Microsoft Company. He is a compliance management provider. He has laid down in his report that zero-day-bug is actually a driver, which exists for faster plugging for any liabilities. He found that plugging speed of few Microsoft updates which addresses zero number of days in the Internet Explorer was same, whether the issuing periods of both of them differ. The researches have also pointed out the reason that media coverage is the prime reason of the faster patching of Microsoft bugs by the users. Microsoft has to release the security bulletins MS10-018. It is a critical rated update and includes 10patches. It affects mainly all the versions of Internet Explorer and also includes current zero-day-bug. It used to attack the browsers such as IE6 and IE7. It actually reduces it to its “half life”. Later, he described “half life” as the 50% point, up till where machines are patched.

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The best of tweaking and optimization programs for Windows 7

New Windows, new attributes, new abilities and new hidden facilities. You can control everything until your maximal satisfaction by using some of tweaking applications.

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Whether to Make Windows Sleep, Hibernate or Shutdown

When we press the shutdown button on Microsoft Windows, we are presented with at least four choices – shutdown, sleep, hibernate or restart. This feature has left hundreds of Windows users confused. To enlighten us confused users on the subject, let us consult a reliable authority on things that are Windowish – the user manual or online help.

In today’s world where energy efficiency and and green computing is becoming more important, computers adopt what is called a power management system. For most people, power management is defining how a computer behaves when it is not being used for a while. A while may mean a lot of things – like what do we want to happen to our computer when we are out for lunch ( an hour at most), when we are on a plane (a few hours maybe), or when its time for us to get some sleep (at least six to eight hours).

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