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Windows 7: Your Favorite Feature in Win7

21 Dec 2009   #11

Windows 7 Home Premium

The new superbar
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21 Dec 2009   #12

Windows 7 Home Premium x64

Definitely the Libraries feature takes first place. Second is search, and third... WMP12
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21 Dec 2009   #13

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by dave1812 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by TimStitt View Post
My fav feature of the moment is the 'snipping tool' (but I change daily ). It's a nice little way to capture a screen print and although it reminds me of the mac I'm not complaining.

I'm also a huge fan of Win7 of tablet PC's, the touch screen is amazing.

Snipping Tool was in Vista also.
Lol, really? I never noticed. I guess I am too old-school and used to ALT+PrtScn, CTRL+PrtScn, & ALT(tap CTRL once)+PrtScn.
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21 Dec 2009   #14

Windows 10 Pro

I like the HD Imaging software and able to make a full HD backup in less tha 5 minutes. I also like the snipping tool.
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21 Dec 2009   #15

Windows 8 Pro (32-bit)

Windows Mobility Center.
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21 Dec 2009   #16
PooMan UK

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit

My favourite Win 7 feature has got to be the fact that MS are actually listening to us users (Guinea Pigs) for a change, and are starting to give us what we've always wanted ... A stable operating system, visually stunning, and actively functional..... for a change ... after all its what we've paid for and supported for a long time
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21 Dec 2009   #17

Win 7 Ultimate 64-bit SP1 (desktop)

Some of my favorites might have originated in Vista, but I never used it, coming straight from here goes-

Aero Snap, Peek, and Shake.....very cool.
I just learned today what the snipping tool was.....a nice upgrade from Shift+Printscreen.
And I'm starting to really like the libraries.
And call me easily amused, but I like the desktop gadgets.
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21 Dec 2009   #18


stacked pgm icons (multiple pgm instances open) and their preview - cool feature!
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21 Dec 2009   #19

win7 pro

OK call me a noob but what is the sniping tool? And how do I use it?
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21 Dec 2009   #20
Microsoft MVP


Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Stevo View Post
OK call me a noob but what is the sniping tool? And how do I use it?
It lives in the Start Menu tho when you see how cool it is you might wanna drag it to taskbar.

Double click on it, then select the Snip you want to take, likely Rectangular.

Draw a box around what you want to save, name the file, then attach it to anything or just open and admire it from your desktop.

Anything and everything that you want saved can be snipped from within the OS.
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