Disadvantages of Windows 7


This resource will provide information about the disadvantages that are available in the windows 7.

Disadvantages of windows 7




Windows 7 has gained good popularity. The windows 7 operating system is introduced recently by the Microsoft Corporation with all greater upgrades. People have started using the windows 7 equivalent to the Windows xp. However still some of the people use the windows xp even now because of some of the disadvantages that are present in the windows 7. There are some of the difficulties that are faced when using the windows 7 operating system. In this particular resource you can find the disadvantage of windows 7.


General features upgrades in windows 7




• The graphical user interface was upgraded in the windows 7 operating system.

Windows defender was proved to be best in giving protection to the system.

• Fast start up and shut down.

• Windows update feature for all the software and components.

• Attractive themes implemented.

• Automatic defragmentation of the hard disk.

• Windows media player version proves to be great.

• Performance of Internet Explorer 8 is good which comes along with the operating system.

• Remote desktop connection provided along with the operating system.

• Sticky notes and the gadgets of the windows 7

• Faster than the other operating systems like windows vista and windows XP


Even though these features are present in the windows 7 there are also some drawbacks in the windows 7. Because of these drawbacks, people are not using windows 7 efficiently and they are getting back to the windows xp. Now let us see on the disadvantages of using the windows 7 operating system.


Drawbacks of windows 7




• The first main disadvantage of the windows 7 is the hardware configuration. Windows 7 needs RAM capacity of at least 1 GB.

• Windows 7 cannot be easily upgraded from windows XP. It has the drawbacks in upgrading the operating system in the easy manner.

• Only the advanced users are convenient with the windows 7. New users find it difficult to use windows 7 and they switch back to windows XP itself.

• Sometimes driver support is not providing for the old systems and the old version of motherboard. This disables some of the features in the windows 7.

• Many users have encountered the problem of BSOD with windows 7 and have reported. This problem occurs often because of the software and the hardware changes in the system.

• Many applications have failed to run in windows 7 and they are asking for online support.

• Only the high end computers can install the windows 7 and it can be used only in highly configures systems.

• Various old softwares that are into existence will not work in the windows 7 operating system. It will be a great problem to search for the windows 7 compatible versions for the particular software.


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