Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Windows 7 Feature Focus

19 Nov 2008   #11
Mark

Windows 7 Ultimate Vista Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Joe View Post
Nice post Peter.

I can't wait to get my hands on Windows 7. Everything looks great. I will, however, miss the sidebar. I've gotten used to it on my widescreen. I've got some great little utilities running there.
Check out my tutorial on the sidebar.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
19 Nov 2008   #12
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Hello Joe....

Have a look at this.

http://www.sevenforums.com/general-d...ndows-7-a.html

I've got it running on mine.











Later Ted
My System SpecsSystem Spec
19 Nov 2008   #13
Mark

Windows 7 Ultimate Vista Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Bare Foot Kid View Post
Hello Joe....

Have a look at this.

http://www.sevenforums.com/general-d...ndows-7-a.html

I've got it running on mine.

Later Ted
I have put it in tutorials as well in more detail.

Vista Windows Sidebar - Reinstate on Windows 7
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

19 Nov 2008   #14
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Hello Mr Grim....

I didn't know you had done a proper tutorial on this subject; Good Work!















Later Ted
My System SpecsSystem Spec
19 Nov 2008   #15
Mark

Windows 7 Ultimate Vista Ultimate x64
 
 

Thanks Ted, it seemed like the best place for people to find it.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
21 Nov 2008   #16
kranika

windows 7
 
 

the DX ver. 10 is not available in build 6801....is it avaialable in 6933?...
My System SpecsSystem Spec
21 Nov 2008   #17
NormCameron

Vista X32. Windows 7 32bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by kranika View Post
the DX ver. 10 is not available in build 6801....is it avaialable in 6933?...
There is no pre-beta 6933. This is the version used at PDC by Microsoft but never released, or leaked!
My System SpecsSystem Spec
15 Dec 2008   #18
J ReDz

Windows 7 Build 6956/ Vista
 
 

Great post with alot of information. Definitely bookmarked.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
18 Dec 2008   #19
Killernik

W 7
 
 

just download dxwebsetup.exe from Microsoft Corporation and update your DirectX :-) works at my W7 :-)
My System SpecsSystem Spec
18 Dec 2008   #20
darkassain

Windows 7 Ult x64(x2), HomePrem x32(x4), Server 08 (+VM), 08 R2 (VM) , SuSe 11.2 (VM), XP 32 (VM)
 
 

yeah this will install the dx9 files that are not there....
in W7
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Windows 7 Feature Focus




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
The focus in Windows Explorer
I have a problem and I will try to explain this very simple; I'm in a folder and I open a folder which is focussed somehwere in the middle of my screen (selected view = details); I go back, one level up; The folder I'm coming from is now focussed in the bottom of my screen, the last one. ...
General Discussion
Allow 1 screen to focus on desktop, and other to focus on game?
Say I am playing a game, that game is a full screen game being displayed on one monitor, and I have itunes open in the other monitor. The song changes, and I dont like it, I can free my mouse, and move it to the other monitor, but if I click anything, Windows sees that as me wanting to focus the...
Software
Windows 7 Feature Focus Tablet PC and Windows Touch
More... http://www.winsupersite.com/win7/ff_tablet_touch.asp
News
Help - Windows Will Not Take Focus/Switch
Hello. I have been using Windows 7 since Build 7000. I am now having a problem that I had before but last time it just went away. Windows do not switch, they just sit there and blink when I click on them. Or if I Alt-Tab. Switching from Task Manager does not even work nor "Bring To Front". What...
General Discussion
Windows 8 starts to come into focus
I get questions periodically about whether Windows 7 marks the end of the Microsoft operating system road. Some users wonder whether will Microsoft’s next version of Windows be completely cloud-based? Will it be Midori with the Windows name slapped on it? No and no. The bottom line: Windows...
News
Windows 7 Feature Focus Windows Taskbar
Paul Thurrott's take on the new Superbar Windows 7 Feature Focus Windows Taskbar | winsupersite.com
News


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:04.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App