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Windows 7: Can I delete these programs?

06 Feb 2011   #1
defense

Windows 7 Home Premimium
 
 
Can I delete these programs?

My new computer came with Microsoft Silverlight and Windows Live. I have no idea what these programs do nor can I figure how to use them. Can I just delete them?


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06 Feb 2011   #2
Punkster

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 (64-bit)
 
 

Hello there, Microsoft Silverlight allows you to see animated content online, it's Microsoft's response to Adobe Shockwave/Flash (somebody please correct me if i'm wrong)

And Windows Live features: Windows Live Messenger, Movie Maker, Windows Live Mail, and others.

I suggest try to configure them, don't delete them unless you're not using them. and i'm sure you'll use them at least once
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06 Feb 2011   #3
gregrocker
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