Windows Vista - the operating system

Windows Vista is an operating system by Microsoft, used on personal computers and desktops for home and office usage.

Windows Vista is considered as one of the most used operating system by Microsoft, designed for all-purpose usage, including home and business desktops. This operating system was initially announced in the year 2005, when it was known by its codename, ‘Longhorn’. The operating system came in to the market on January 30, 2007. However, Microsoft has come along with loads of other operating system including Windows 7 and Windows 8. Vista was designed with the aim to increase the level of communication between machines on a home network, using peer-to-peer technology. Using this operating system, it becomes easy to share files and media between different external devices and the computer. Vista has an easy user interface, which is one of the many reasons behind using this operating system.

Related Articles

BIOS Setting in Windows vista and Windows 7

In this article I am going to discuss all about BIOS or start up settings. Here I have explained, what does start-up repair tool perform in windows 7? what is the use of start-up repair tool in windows vista and windows 7? how start-up repair tool perform action? when does start-up repair fails to recover unbootable system? how can start-up repair tool fail to solve problem in windows 7? how to access start-up tool repair in windows 7?

How to download Microsoft Security Essentials for Windows XP, Windows Vista and Windows 7 OS free?

Read this article to know more about Microsoft Security Essentials which is easy to install in system. Microsoft has provided Microsoft Security Essential services for Windows XP, Windows Vista and Windows 7 operating system such that you can protect PC against malware, spyware and other infected matter. It is freeware application which is simple to use. In this article I will explain how to get free Microsoft Security Essential and what are the key features of Microsoft Security Essentials?

Comparison between Windows XP and Windows Vista

This article talks about the differences between the two operating system, Windows XP and Windows Vista. Learn the advantages of one over the other and a detailed comparison between the two.

Review and my personal experience of Windows Vista SP2

This resources related to Windows Vista SP2 operating system. Here you can know more information about Windows Vista SP2 operating system and read my personal experience. Vista is the most secure and attractive operating system which release just after Windows XP. To know more read following article carefully,

How to view the hidden files in Windows Vista

All the Microsoft operating systems hide some of the system files from being seen by users. This is for security reason as they may be deleted accidentally by the users. Seeing hidden files and system files in Windows Vista is some thing different than the previous operating systems. In this article you will learn how to view the hidden files in Windows Vista Operating system

Related Ask Expert Questions

Go to Articles section.