Windows 7 http://winsupersite.com/taxonomy/term/12370/more en Hands-On with the Xbox One Controller + Cable for Windows http://winsupersite.com/games/hands-xbox-one-controller-cable-windows <div class="field-deck"> Works great, just be clear what you're getting here </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Back in June, Microsoft announced that it would bring its stellar Xbox One wireless controller to Windows, just as it did previously with the Xbox 360 controller. Good news, game fans: That controller is now available, and I spent some time playing PC games last night to see how well it works. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/games/hands-xbox-one-controller-cable-windows" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/games/hands-xbox-one-controller-cable-windows#comments Windows 8 Xbox One Windows 7 Games Hardware Wed, 29 Oct 2014 13:46:00 +0000 45651 at http://winsupersite.com Windows Technical Preview Install Guide: Upgrade from Windows 7 or Windows 8 http://winsupersite.com/windows-10/windows-technical-preview-install-guide-upgrade-windows-7-or-windows-8 <div class="field-deck"> Super-easy and super-reliable in most cases </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Most people who install the Windows Technical Preview will probably upgrade an existing Windows 7 or Windows 8.x-based PC to this prerelease version of Windows 10. The good news is that there are no surprises, and that this process works exactly as it does with Windows 8. Even better, most of my upgrades have been trouble-free.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-10/windows-technical-preview-install-guide-upgrade-windows-7-or-windows-8" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-10/windows-technical-preview-install-guide-upgrade-windows-7-or-windows-8#comments Windows 10 Windows 8 Windows 7 Fri, 10 Oct 2014 15:27:00 +0000 44801 at http://winsupersite.com Is Microsoft Offering the Windows Technical Preview to Windows 7 Users Via Windows Update? http://winsupersite.com/windows-10/microsoft-offering-windows-technical-preview-windows-7-users-windows-update <div class="field-deck"> Sort of </div> <div class="node-body article-body">I've received some incredulous emails from readers who claim that Microsoft is actually pushing the Windows Technical Preview—an early, pre-release version of Windows 10—to them via Windows Update. But that's not what's happening. Instead, you'll only see that update in Windows Update if you've already signed up for the Windows Insider Program and indicated you're interested in the Preview.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-10/microsoft-offering-windows-technical-preview-windows-7-users-windows-update" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-10/microsoft-offering-windows-technical-preview-windows-7-users-windows-update#comments Windows 10 Windows 7 Tue, 07 Oct 2014 19:51:00 +0000 44591 at http://winsupersite.com Microsoft Opens Up Xbox One Controller to Windows http://winsupersite.com/games/microsoft-opens-xbox-one-controller-windows <div class="field-deck"> Nice! </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft on Thursday provided drivers that enable the Xbox One wireless controller to work with Windows via a micro-USB cable (which is not included with the controller). Once installed, the Xbox One controller can be used with any game that featured gamepad support for the Xbox 360 controller.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/games/microsoft-opens-xbox-one-controller-windows" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/games/microsoft-opens-xbox-one-controller-windows#comments Windows 8 Xbox One Windows 7 Games Hardware Thu, 05 Jun 2014 21:25:00 +0000 39841 at http://winsupersite.com Windows 7 to be Available on Consumer PCs Through October http://winsupersite.com/windows-7/windows-7-be-available-consumer-pcs-through-october <div class="field-deck"> But business customers get more time </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft revealed today that it will allow PC makers to continue preinstalling Windows 7 on new consumer PCs through October 31, 2014. Left unsaid, however, is when it will cut off Windows 7 preinstalls on business PCs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-7/windows-7-be-available-consumer-pcs-through-october" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-7/windows-7-be-available-consumer-pcs-through-october#comments Windows 7 Fri, 14 Feb 2014 18:10:00 +0000 36071 at http://winsupersite.com Back by Popular Demand? http://winsupersite.com/hardware/back-popular-demand <div class="field-deck"> Oh, HP </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Once Microsoft's closest partner, HP is doing everything it can to distance itself from Redmond these days. Case in point: A new ad campaign for a range of PCs that eschews Windows 8.x for an older offering, Windows 7. The message? "Back by popular demand."</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/hardware/back-popular-demand" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/hardware/back-popular-demand#comments HP Windows 8 Mobile devices Windows 7 Hardware Wed, 22 Jan 2014 00:19:00 +0000 35301 at http://winsupersite.com Windows 7 Life Cycle Rejiggered to Allow Continued PC Sales http://winsupersite.com/windows-7-life-cycle-rejiggered-allow-continued-pc-sales <div class="node-body link-body">After discontinuing the availability of Windows 7 via retail software sales and with new PCs recently, Microsoft has backtracked on one of those two milestones. It will continue to let hardware makers sell new PCs with Windows 7 for the foreseeable future, and said that the previous status update was incorrect.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://winsupersite.com/site-files/winsupersite.com/files/win7-pc-hero.jpg?1386687884" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-7-life-cycle-rejiggered-allow-continued-pc-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Windows 7 Tue, 10 Dec 2013 15:04:00 +0000 34201 at http://winsupersite.com Microsoft Releases Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 7 http://winsupersite.com/windows-7/microsoft-releases-internet-explorer-11-windows-7 <div class="field-deck"> Microsoft's latest browser comes to its most popular Windows version </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft today announced the release of the latest version of its web browser, Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 7. Following in the footsteps of IE 11 for Windows 8.1, the Windows 7 version of the browser includes improved standards support, performance, security, privacy, and reliability.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-7/microsoft-releases-internet-explorer-11-windows-7" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-7/microsoft-releases-internet-explorer-11-windows-7#comments Windows 7 Thu, 07 Nov 2013 16:19:00 +0000 33111 at http://winsupersite.com Windows 8.1 Tip: Upgrade from Windows 7 http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/windows-81-tip-upgrade-windows-7 <div class="field-deck"> There's only one way to do this right </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A lot has changed in the past year: Where Windows 8 was available as an upgrade from all supported versions of Windows at the time—XP, Vista and 7—Windows 8.1 only offers a truly seamless upgrade from Windows 8. And if you try to upgrade from Windows 7 to Windows 8.1, you will discover that your options are quite limited, and that you'll need to reinstall all your applications and reconfigure all of your settings. Fortunately, there's a simple tip that will help you perform a full upgrade from Windows 7 to Windows 8.1.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/windows-81-tip-upgrade-windows-7" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/windows-8/windows-81-tip-upgrade-windows-7#comments Windows 8 Windows 8.1 Windows 7 Fri, 18 Oct 2013 16:45:00 +0000 31882 at http://winsupersite.com Should IT Double Down on Windows 7 and Office 2010? http://winsupersite.com/should-it-double-down-windows-7-and-office-2010 <div class="node-body link-body">After years of standardization on Windows XP, IT will predictably standardize on Windows 7 (and Office 2010) for the foreseeable future, a Gartner analyst said last week. Sadly, I think he's right, although I have to wonder about an alternate future in which IT embraces touch-based tablets and cloud services, and pulls systems management out of the Dark Ages.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://winsupersite.com/site-files/winsupersite.com/files/win7-2020-hero.jpg?1381861247" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/should-it-double-down-windows-7-and-office-2010" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Windows 7 Tue, 15 Oct 2013 18:19:00 +0000 31582 at http://winsupersite.com