The pictures in the UK Windows 7 Theme Pack

If you ever wondered where the wonderful pictures where taken for the UK Windows 7 Theme pack?   Oak Tree by Ullswater Lake in the Lake District   Castlerigg Stone Circle near Keswick, Ruins of Dunluce Castle in Northern Ireland Conwy Castle in Wales Seaton Bay in Dorset Stone Wall…


The Best Of – Windows 7 guide – Gizmodo

I have been thinking of creating a list of all the great Windows 7 guide type content but looks like Gizmodo has beaten me to it with Windows 7 Guides: The Best Of – Windows 7 guide – Gizmodo Covering content from Gizmodo’s official eight-chapter mega-guide Paul Thurrott answers the broader Windows 7 questions MaximumPC’s …


10 great Windows 7 Tips and tricks videos from CNet

These are 10 great videos from cnet TV.   The top videos cover (plus some links to Windows help and how-to content) How to make a Windows 7 system repair disc Fix Ethernet driver problems in Windows 7 Using the Problem Steps recorder in Windows 7 Customise Windows 7 Start menu Upgrade Windows Vista to…


What People Are Saying About Windows 7

Really smart real-time view of what people are saying about Windows 7 What People Are Saying About Windows 7 I could spend hours watching all the comments come in and if you want to join the conversation follow these tips Rob Technorati Tags: Windows 7,Social Networking


Bing and the Vampires

with Halloween around the corner I expect to see lots of related stuff popping up around the web like this from the Bing team   Rob Technorati Tags: Bing,Vampires


Windows 7: The Next Generation of Customer Support

Saw this great article on Microsoft Press pass: Windows 7: The Next Generation of Customer Support: Automated diagnostics, new online forums, and “Fix its” in Windows 7 help customers help themselves. “Traditional live support via the phone, e-mail and chat are still there, but so are a host of resources, many available through a new…


Free e-book: Windows 7 troubleshooting tips

Anything free is good? so this e-book from Microsoft press looks something worthwhile for anyone trying to troubleshoot Windows 7 Microsoft Press : Free e-book: Windows 7 troubleshooting tips “Mitch Tulloch, a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional and lead author of the just-published (and hot-selling) Windows 7 Resource Kit (Microsoft Press, 2010; ISBN: 9780735627000; 1760 pages),…


7 Ways to Change the World

I really like this initiative for Windows 7 Ways to Change the World from Microsoft Citizenship(although a pity it is just for US Residents). The competition encourages people to create short videos explaining how they believe a Windows PC could help a non for  profits organisation make a greater impact.  For instance helping a food…


Download Windows Help program (WinHlp32.exe) for Windows 7

If you want to be able to display and read the Windows help files, those that have a .hlp extension then you will need to install Download details: WinHlp32.exe for Windows 7. “Windows Help (WinHlp32.exe) is a Help program that has been included with Microsoft Windows versions starting with the Microsoft Windows 3.1 operating system….


Windows 7 Second demo videos – Shake & Snap

I love these quick (in 7 seconds) demos of some of the Windows 7 features Shake Snap See more Windows 7 Videos Rob Technorati Tags: Windows 7,Snap,Shake