Best Features of Windows Operating System. Speed. Compatibility. Lower Hardware Requirements. Search and Organization. Safety and Security. Interface and Desktop. Taskbar/Start menu.
1. Start Menu
The Start Menu provides the primary access point for programs and applications on your computer.
2. Taskbar and Notification Area
The Taskbar contains three main components
I. The Start button.
II. The Task/Quick launch bar (Which appears in the bottom of the display).
III. The System Notification Area.
3. Windows Snipping Tool
Windows operating system includes an application to capture, save and share “snipped” images from your desktop.
4. Displaying to a External Monitor or Projector
Windows OS is equipped with one or more external display connectors.
you would like to connect to an external monitor or multimedia projector, So you can do it with.
5. Use Local Area Networks (LAN/WiFi)
Windows OS is configured to access both wired and wireless network resources.
6. Windows Explorer Favorites
Windows File System favorites are quick links to specific directories or folders located on your hard drive.
Windows OS Supports multi-tasking application
You can run many application at a time.
like surfing internet, e-mail check, listening music and many more at single time.
8. Office Apps
Windows OS provides many office works application
Two major Microsoft office applications are:
I. Desktop Applications-:
- Microsoft Access
- Microsoft Excel
- Microsoft Onenote
- Microsoft Outlook
- Microsoft PowerPoint
- Microsoft Project
- Microsoft Publisher
- Microsoft Visio
- Microsoft Word
- OneDrive for Business
- Microsoft Sway
II. Server Applications-:
- Microsoft Exchange Server
- Outlook on the web
- Microsoft Project Server
- Office Web Apps Server
- Excel Services
- InfoPath Forms Services
- Skype for Business Server
9. Safety and Security
The most secure Windows yet –and built to stay safe you personal files against software threats
Windows Package inbuilt Windows Defender Antivirus to Keep your PC safe.
Windows Defender Antivirus delivers comprehensive, ongoing and real-time protection against software threats like viruses, malware and spyware across email, apps, the cloud and the web.
10. Windows Easy Transfer
You can do this using an Easy Transfer Cable, CDs or DVDs, a USB flash drive, a network folder, or an external hard disk.
11. Windows Anytime Upgrade
This feature of Windows Operating System allows you to upgrade old windows version to higher windows version available for your system.
So you can take full advantage of enhanced digital entertainment and other features.
12. Searching and Organizing
Most folders in Windows have a search box in the upper- right corner.
To find a file in a folder, type a part of the file name in the search box and hit enter to find out you desire files.
13. Ease of Access Center
Ease of Access Center is the place to find and change settings that can enhance how you hear, see and use your computer.
You can adjust text size and the speed of your mouse.
This is also where you can go to set up your screen reader and find other helpful tools.
14. Default Programs
This is a features of your Windows Operating System where you can adjust and set your default programs,like
- associate a file type or a protocol with a program
- change and set auto play settings
- set program access and computer defaults settings.
15. Remote Desktop Connection
This features helps a user with a graphical user interface to another computer.
It is a proprietary protocol developed by Microsoft specially for Windows Operating System.
Basically by entering the IP address of the other computer you can directly see that computer’s desktop right on to your desktop.
Normally known as desktop sharing, using this you can share files and data and even solve problem without having physical access to the other computer