Comparison of features of Windows® 7 and Windows® Vista
Compare the features of Windows 7 and Windows Vista. What are the changes in the features of Windows 7?
Windows 7 from Microsoft is one of the popular Operating Systems with improved features compared to its predecessors. Windows 7 is the Operating System with several features meant to improve the overall performance of the Operating System. The advanced features of Windows 7 include accessibility features, Aero look and feel, and features to support the PCs with touchpad. Speech recognition is the feature incorporated to improve the accessibility of the system. There are several utilities to help the user do various things with minimum effort because of maximum GUI support. The various utilities are similar to the one present in Windows Vista. But in Windows 7, all these utilities have several advanced functions and an improved graphical user interface as well. One of the utilities which was present in Windows Vista is the back up and restore utility. But in Windows 7, this utility improved the GUI support.
Discussed below are comparison of features of Windows 7 and Windows Vista and changes in features of Windows 7:
- Windows Defender
- Anytime Upgrade
- Windows Easy Transfer
Windows defender is the utility which is from Microsoft for the security of your system. It is a powerful antispyware and antimalware software which started its appearance in the Windows Vista Operating System. But in Windows 7, this utility improved in several ways. Windows Defender is attached to Action Center and it has got a centralized notification facility.
Windows Anytime Upgrade is the utility for easy upgrading of various things in your Operating system. This utility came into existence in Windows Vista but it quite confusing for almost all the users. So, this utility’s electronic upgrading capability was detached from the Windows Vista Operating System. But in Windows 7, this feature has been incorporated and you could also upgrade the Operating System within a very short span of time.
Windows Easy Transfer is the utility which was present in Windows Vista. But in Windows 7, it got advanced features to improve the look and feel and data transfer. In Windows 7, user interface has been improved and hence it is very easy to use even for a first time user. Thus, Windows Easy Transfer Utility brings about easy and speedy transfer of files, folders, system files, and other programs from a previously installed Operating System to a newer one.