Windows® Live Essentials 2011 Review
Windows Live Essentials 2011 is a free program that allows users to do more with social networking. There are many features that come with Windows Live Essentials 2011. The Windows Live Messenger is one of them. By using this feature the user can get the updates of the sharing websites, social networks etc. all together.
Parental Controls in the Windows Live Family Safety feature provided by the Windows Live Essentials 2011 will help the parents to control and manage the e-mail and instant messaging contacts of their children for keeping the children safe online. With the help of Windows Live Writer feature the user can easily add and publish photos, maps, and even more to blogs.
Other features provided by the Windows Live Essentials 2011 are Movie Maker, Writer, Mesh, Family Safety, Bing Bar, Microsoft Silver Light. Movie Maker allows the user to share the photos and videos across PCs, mobile devices, etc. Parental Controls provided by the Windows Live Family Safety feature will allow the parents to keep their children safe online. By using this feature the parents can also manage the online and local activities of their children in one location and in a PC respectively. The Bing Bar feature searches the results using Bing without moving from the current user’s website. The Microsoft Silver Light feature allows the user to use silver light browser plug-in for accessing rich interactive websites.
- FIVE – Messenger
The Windows Live Essentials 2011 makes the users stay in touch with the friends with the use of the Messenger feature. Instant messaging and social networking are combined by Windows Live Messenger for staying connected with the people. The user can also share photos and videos at the time of chatting. The messenger works with Windows Vista or Windows 7.
- FOUR – Photo Gallery
The Windows Live Essentials 2011 has a feature called Photo Gallery. With the help of this feature, the user can organize the photos into albums by importing them from the camera. For making it perfect, the user can also edit the photos. The Photo Gallery feature provides powerful photo tools for creating movies, panoramas, slideshows etc. The user can directly share and publish the photos to Facebook, Flickr etc.
- THREE – Movie Maker
The Movie Maker feature available in the Windows Live Essentials 2011 allow the user to make polished movies with favorite photos and videos. By using Movie Maker, the user can also add special effects, sounds, transitions and captions to the movies. The user can also easily share the movies on web, DVD, computer, etc. For organizing and selecting photos to make movies, the user has to work together with Windows Movie Maker and Windows Photo Gallery.
- TWO – Windows Live Mesh
The Windows Live Essentials 2011 has a feature named Windows Live Mesh. The user can stop e-mailing the files to them and copying and carrying them around in a USB drive by using Windows Live Mesh and the devices website. For making use of Windows Live Mesh, there should be Windows 7 or Windows Vista. Even if your system is offline, the user can work and view the files by synchronizing the computers having Windows Live Mesh.
- ONE – Mail
The Windows Live Essentials 2011 has also got the Mail feature. In the mail such as Gmail, Yahoo etc., by using this feature, the user can view and add more than one email account. The user can also see the contacts, e-mails, calendars, etc. even if there is no internet connection. The mail feature works with Windows 7 or Windows Vista only.
The Windows Live Essentials 2011 provides applications that intend to make frequent activities of the user very simple and perfect. By using the Windows Live Essentials 2011, the user can easily access, share and organize the photos, videos, files, etc. Thus the Windows Live Essentials 2011 is suited for all users.