If you want to run Windows 7 on your computer without disturbing the existing setup, the best option for you is to download a free copy of Virtual PC and install the associated Vista virtual image*.
Office Compression tools come handy in situations when you have to email documents or presentation that are too large for your email program. These tools can reduce file size by optimizing the embedded graphics without affecting quality.
Microsoft is preparing to release new versions of their Windows Live family of products including Windows Live Writer, Windows Live Messenger, Photo Gallery, Windows Live Mail and so on.
Adobe Presenter 7 is a Microsoft PowerPoint add-in that transforms your boring presentations into interactive Flash movies with audio and video that can be easily shared as regular web pages, PDF documents or you can even distribute them on mobile phones that support Flash Lite Player like Nokia or Windows Mobile devices.
Download Google Chrome for Mac OS X and Linux. You can install and use the Google Browser on a Macintosh or a Linux machine via the Chrome Chromium port and it's a free download.
Now that you have Google Chrome installed on your desktop, let’s look at some of the unique features that are only available in Google Web Browser are you’re seriously going to miss them in other popular browsers like Internet Explorer, Firefox, Apple Safari or Opera.
Two sample photo collages created with Microsoft AutoCollage 2008 Though you can make collages with Picasa, the results are no match for what you’ll get from AutoCollage 2008, a new collage making software from Microsoft that also includes face detection.
Picasa Web Albums (or Google Photos) get face matching features which will help you quickly find photos of your friends and family using faces that you have tagged already.
Windows Explorer in Windows 7 and Vista makes it very easy for you to manage large folders that have hundreds of files and sub-folders (e.g.
You can bulk convert office documents in simple steps. The method works with Word (doc to docx), Access databases, PowerPoint (ppt to pptx), Visio diagrams, Excel (xls to xlsx) and Microsoft Project files.
Does your computer have a web camera? If yes, you can easily record and send video emails to your friends for free with Video Messages, a brand new service that is part of the growing Windows Live family.
The Sysinternals team at Microsoft today released another useful software utility for Windows called Desktops to help people who run multiple applications at the same time.
Send to Google Docs: Upload and Open Microsoft documents, PDFs and HTML web pages directly in your Google Docs account without downloading them to the hard drive.
Imagine if you could arrange all slides from a PowerPoint presentation onto a large canvas and then use pan and zoom controls (like in Google Maps) to navigate from one slide to another. This unique presentation style will leave audience impressed.
Adeona is a free software that will help you track the location of your notebook computer that may have been lost or stolen. Adeona is currently available for Linux, Windows and Mac OS X but going forward, it may be available for iPhone & Windows Mobile as well.
When you right-click on the Windows desktop, there's an option to change the default size of desktop icons - you could either choose medium, large or the default Classic size.
You may feeling safe after tearing all those “secret” documents into tiny strips of paper using the shredding machine in the Office but wait, there’s a Windows software that can recreate the originals even from those torn noodle-like pieces.
Can you discover anything on your desktop that cannot be grabbed with a screen capture program.