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Windows 7 features

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HomeGroup

Takes the headache out of sharing files and printers on a home network.

Jump Lists

Speedy access to your favorite pictures, songs, websites, and documents.

Snap

A quick way to resize and compare windows on your desktop.

Windows Essentials

A suite of great programs in one free download.

Windows Search

Find virtually anything on your PC, instantly.

Windows Taskbar

Better thumbnail previews, easier-to-see icons, and more ways to customize.

Full 64-bit support

Windows 7 makes the most of powerful 64-bit PCs.

More personal

Redecorate your desktop with fun new themes, slide shows, or handy gadgets.

Performance improvements

Faster sleep and resume, less memory needs, quicker USB device detection.

Play To

Play your media on other PCs, stereos, or TVs around the house.

Remote Media Streaming

Enjoy music and video on your home PC—even when you're not at home.

Windows Touch

If you have a touchscreen, you won't always need a keyboard or mouse.