Windows 7

Report: IE 9 Hits 12 Percent Usage on Windows 7 Machines

According to NetMarketShare, a Web tracking and analytics service provided by Net Applications, Microsoft's latest version of Internet Explorer finished off May with 12.0 percent of the worldwide browser market.

Microsoft's Hardware Partners Get Upbeat Talk at Computex

Microsoft kicked off the keynote presentation at Computex in Taipei today, offering its hardware partners some reasons why they should stick around.

Windows 7 Claims 33 Percent of Market Share

According to aggregate data collected by StatCounter, Microsoft's latest OS ended May with 33.22 percent of the market.

Numara Releases New Tool for Windows 7 Migrations

Numara Software released a new user state migration tool today that's designed to help IT pros with their Windows migration woes.

Free App Turns Windows Into a Wireless Router

Free software is now available that enables Internet connections to be shared using Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2 operating systems.

Tech-Ed: Windows 7 Migration Wave Hits Vendors

It's only a matter of time before most companies make the move to Windows 7, especially with XP losing support in a few years.

Windows Thin PC Release Candidate Available

Microsoft today announced that the release candidate version (RC) of its Windows Thin PC (WinTPC) solution is now available for download.

IT Sluggish on Windows 7 Migrations, Survey Finds

IT organizations appear to be dragging their feet on migrating to Window 7, according to a recent poll by Unisys Corp.

Windows 7 Shows Steady Pace at 350 Million Sold

Microsoft indicated late last week that it has sold more than 350 million Windows 7 licenses.

Microsoft Panel Offers Windows XP Migration Tips

Microsoft assembled a panel of MVPs, product managers and consultants on Monday to prod those still stuck on Windows XP to move to Windows 7.

IE 10 Won't Run on Vista

Microsoft's MIX 11 fanfare last week included the new IE 10 platform preview, but no mention was made at that time that it won't run on Windows Vista.

Windows Intune Beta Ends April 18

The Windows Intune beta will expire on Monday, April 18, Microsoft warned today.

StatCounter: Windows 7 Overtakes XP in U.S.

For the first time since its release in October 2009, Windows 7 has surpassed XP in U.S. market share, according to one source.

Microsoft Releases Beta of DaRT 7 Recovery Tool

Microsoft today released a beta of its new Diagnostics and Recovery Toolset 7 (DaRT 7) support tool that can help IT pros remotely fix unbootable PCs.

Gartner: Plan Now for Windows 7, Office 2010 Migrations

IT organizations worldwide likely can't escape "the big migration," which means having to upgrade from Windows XP and Office 2003, according to Gartner.

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