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DirectX 12 Won’t Be Compatible With Windows 7 – Report

The major advantage with DirectX 12 is that it has very low CPU overhead. Due to this, it is capable of providing you with better gaming performance all throughout the day. On top of these, DirectX 12 is said to lower the power consumption and support multithreading. If you have a laptop solely for gaming, […]

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Windows 7 Preinstalled PCs Will Soon Be Out Of Stock In The Market

If you are planning to buy Windows 7 preinstalled PCs, then you might have to hurry. This is because Microsoft has already ended giving Windows 7 OEM licenses. This means, all the new PCs that will be available in the market from now on will have Windows 8.1 operating system installed in them. However, according […]

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Windows 7 OS Still Available For Purchase

As you already know, Windows 7 support has reached the half way mark with the Mainstream support coming to an end. This being the case, Microsoft has already ended the supply of many Windows 7 versions in the market. The Windows 7 versions like Windows 7 Home Basic, Home Premium, Windows 7 Ultimate, etc are […]

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Windows 7 Mainstream Support To End Soon

Some Windows 7 users were in for a surprise when it came to light that Windows 7 mainstream support will end shortly, with the deadline set to January 13, 2015. This information was news to many users, who were under the impression Windows 7 is relatively new and will enjoy several more years of support […]

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Windows 7 Ready To Disappear

The consumer version of Windows 7 has almost left the market, following Microsoft breaking the supply chain on October 31st. Windows 7 Home Basic, Windows 7 Home Premium, and Windows 7 Ultimate licenses won’t be available to retail partners anymore, meaning there’s little chance of getting your hands on one of these operating systems by […]

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Windows 7 Mainstream Support About To End

This particular news might be shocking to many Windows 7 users (which is of course the majority) – end of mainstream support for Windows 7. This is huge, mainly because Windows 7 is the most popular OS in the world at present. There is over fifty percent OS market share for Windows 7. So, there […]

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Learn To Fix A USB In Windows 7

Windows 7 is one of the most popular Windows operating system, which came after Windows Vista. Even after the release of Windows 8 operating system, which is the latest, and the improved version of Windows operating systems, Windows 7 operating system is still popular among users. Since the mid nineties, USB has been the standard […]

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Windows 7 Still The Leading OS Platform Among Minecraft Players

Normally, gaming enthusiasts are the first ones to upgrade to a new operating system to improve their gaming experience with help of the improved technology. But, even among the gaming community, the latest Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 operating systems found not many takers. However, with the mainstream Windows 7 support set to end soon, […]

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Finding The Windows 7 Product Key

All the versions of the Windows operating system need a product key to activate it. Without activating, the user will be able to use the OS for a grace period of 30 days. This is one of the security measures of Microsoft to stop piracy and fraud. If your computer came preinstalled with the Windows […]

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Running Older Programs On Windows 7

The newer Windows operating systems are good on performance and style, but not as much on legacy software compatibility. It’s fairly common for someone to want to run an older software on, say, Windows 7. This wouldn’t always work if they took the same tack as on XP or Windows 2000. Imagine installing Windows 7 […]

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