"Microsoft Windows" Essays and Research Papers

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Surface Pro

exactly a year before a device is refreshed. From a business standpoint, this makes sense but this only proves that economic benefit truly limits innovation. Microsoft aims to provide a companion device capable of replacing a laptop rather than complement it as other tables such as the iPad do. By providing people with a full-fledged edition of Windows 8.1 Pro (initially standard 8 in 2013), consumers are able to take advantage of its low profile design to carry anywhere, take notes digitally yet manually...

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Linex VS Mac VS Windows

 Linux vs. Mac vs. Windows Linux vs. Mac vs. Windows The operating systems Linux®, Macintosh® (Mac) and Microsoft® Windows® are the main software to every computer system to run properly along with other hardware. These operating systems (OS's) are very different in several ways, but they also have some similarities too. Linux, Mac and Windows use memory management, process management, file management and security management to operate the computer...

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Firewall Security of Windows Server 2008 R2

systems with today’s technology. My research we will discuss my outlook on the firewall security of Windows Server 2008 R2. I will give a short and brief history and follow up with a short method of determination and comparison of features of advantages of interest with benefits. Then close in my summary with the future of productivity. Introduction In 1993 Windows Server was created for Windows Operating Systems. It was very basic networking operating system server. It was powerful high-level-language-based...

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Competive Strategies

Competitive Strategies Student Name Professor Name BUS 508 Contemporary Business Date Differences of Apple and Microsoft corporate culture Scully (2011) gave a bird's eye view of Apple and Microsoft corporate culture. He said "In Steve's world, 'No compromises'.' In Bill's world, 'Hey, compromise is alright. We'll get it right the third time. We just want to have a land grab'." According to Scully, the two have entirely different approaches, both very, very successful. But in the era...

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Bill Gates

Bill Gates When one thinks of computer software, one must think of Microsoft. In fact if you use a computer, chances are that you will have some type of program on there that is developed by Microsoft. The CEO, chairman, cofounder, and owner of 147 billion shares of Microsoft is Bill Gates. William Henry Gates III was born in the midst of a scenic Seattle on Thursday, October 28, 1995 to his parents Mary and William Henry Gates Jr. His childhood was uneventful and was well raised. He went...

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Hfs+, Ext3Fs, and Ntfs

journaling which improves reliability and eliminates the need to check the file system after an unclean shutdown. NTFS is a Windows op and file allocation system. It is standard on Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows server 2003, Windows server 2008 Windows Vista and Windows 7. NTFS replaced the FAT file system as the preferred file system for Microsoft Windows operating systems. NTFS has several improvements over FAT and HPFS (High Performance File System) such as improved support for...

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The Latest Windows Phone: Windows 8

Marketing 301 Windows Phone About the windows phone (via windows phone website) Available on Telecom and Vodafone, advertising with Nokia and Samsung Phones * Similar look regardless of brand * Only distinct similarity between the windows phones is the small icon on the lower front of the handset * Price range between $399 - $899 * Similar functions to the windows 8 on tablet * Can install windows phone applications on Mac and PC * “Install Zune software on your PC to...

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How to Create Advanced Firewall Rules in the Windows 7 Firewall

Advanced Firewall Rules in the Windows 7 Firewall Windows’ built-in firewall hides the ability to create powerful firewall rules. Block programs from accessing the Internet, use a whitelist to control network access, restrict traffic to specific ports and IP addresses, and more – all without installing another firewall. The firewall includes three different profiles, so you can apply different rules to private and public networks. These options are included in the Windows Firewall with Advanced Security...

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microsoft- tablet PC

Case Analysis 1) Who should Microsoft have targeted at the launch of the Tablet PC & why? Before discussing who Microsoft should have targeted, we have to look at the strengths and weaknesses of the product. The success of any strategy depends on being able leverage the most of the strengths and rely less on the weaknesses. The strengths of Microsoft were its brand, distribution channel, existing enterprise user base and large resources. The risks involved those related to new product development...

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Windows 7 Gui from a Linux Users Perspective

If you loved Vista in Aero Glass mode, then you'll love Windows 7 even more. Windows 7 addresses many of the shortcomings in Vista, including management for those annoying popup notification messages, gadgets which are no longer locked in the sidebar (they can now be moved anywhere on the desktop), several UI enhancements which are not only attractive, but also require less mouse clicks to carry out routine functions, HomeGroup networking which automatically separates out your business and home network...

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