Play To : Windows 7 (India) Web session

We have covered the web session in India for the Windows 7 launch. This session covered most of the new features that the brand new version of Windows 7 includes. All the questions that were covered in this session are pasted below. (Answered by Abhishek Kant)

Question: what is security essential for Win 7?
Answer: FREE antivirus from MS..
Question: does IE8 come preinstalled with Win7?
Answer: yes
Question: When XP support will End meaning we should migrate to win 7?
Answer: please forward this q to contest@merawindows.com
Question: Is any external antivirus required for windows7
Answer: antivirus is recommended.
Question: Windows command prompt was not supporting Indic in XP and Vista. What abt Win7?
Answer: no
Question: is win 7 a good developer machine…becoz vista was nt as gud as xp for developers to work with…Will command promt run in full screen …(For Turbo C++)?
Answer: powershell..
Question: there is no audio..is there a problem?
Answer: audio’s fine
Question: What we need to get touch-sensititive screen on Windows 7?
Answer: hardware device..
Question: as windows XP have a good record in market for more than 9 years and still people prefer it becoz its best, success os and easy to use, so wht abt windows7 will it break record
Answer: we hope so..
Question: sir, i would like to know if the windows 7 students offer is available to students in india… www.win741.com
Answer: not yet.
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Question: what is security essential for Win 7?
Answer: FREE antivirus from MS..
Question: does IE8 come preinstalled with Win7?
Answer: yes
Question: When XP support will End meaning we should migrate to win 7?
Answer: please forward this q to contest@merawindows.com
Question: Is any external antivirus required for windows7
Answer: antivirus is recommended.
Question: Windows command prompt was not supporting Indic in XP and Vista. What abt Win7?
Answer: no
Question: is win 7 a good developer machine…becoz vista was nt as gud as xp for developers to work with…Will command promt run in full screen …(For Turbo C++)?
Answer: powershell..
Question: there is no audio..is there a problem?
Answer: audio’s fine
Question: What we need to get touch-sensititive screen on Windows 7?
Answer: hardware device..
Question: as windows XP have a good record in market for more than 9 years and still people prefer it becoz its best, success os and easy to use, so wht abt windows7 will it break record
Answer: we hope so..
Question: sir, i would like to know if the windows 7 students offer is available to students in india… www.win741.com
Answer: not yet.
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And as the name suggests, the latest feature “Play To” was demonstrated on the video. Play To basically enables users to stream media onto a connected/supported media device for playing it directly with a few clicks.
Again I am sharing some slides presented at the session. As noticed from the question answers session, Windows 7 provides a free Anti-virus from Microsoft, here are a few more security enhancements.
Windows 7 Theme pack includes special themes for India, with Hindi support.
New Features (Already covered in article 77 Windows 7 tips)
Microsoft Answers was launched yesterday to provide live support to Windows and Microsoft product users.
For Indian residents, Windows 7 launch party details in some cities.
The recorded websession will be published at http://www.microsoft.com/india/webcasts