In pictures: What's new in Windows 7?

We look at the features in Microsoft's newest OS.

Lightweight Windows Media Player

Windows 7's Windows Media Player now pops up in a streamlined version that doesn't overwhelm you with features or hog your entire display.


Windows Media Player Jump List

In the revamped Windows Media Player, a Jump List provides access to recently played content.


Paint Application now uses ribbon

Windows 7's Paint application has adopted Microsoft's so-called Scenic Ribbon toolbar interface, as first seen in Office 2007. The ribbon also appears in WordPad.


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