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What is difference between Win XP and Wn 7 technically?

Asked by: Dastagir Amir Hamaja | Member Since Jun-2011 | Asked on: Jun 18th, 2011

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Answered On : Aug 4th, 2011

Bit Locker,Branch Cache

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Answered On : Aug 7th, 2011

Windows 7 has automatic driver detective option such as like vga, sound card etc

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Answered On : Aug 12th, 2011

32 bit vs 64bit is the most significant difference that comes to mind.

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Socrates Bharathi

Answered On : Sep 5th, 2011

Netmeeting doesn't work with win7

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Answered On : Sep 8th, 2011

UAC is the Main technical Difference

IP 6 can be used

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Answered On : Oct 9th, 2011

Windows XP has a simple look and not that much secured as compared to Windows 7

1. XP does not have gadgets like clock but win 7 has
2. Win 7 looks and graphics are awesome than Xp.
3. Bitdefender is built in in win7 to protect pc from instant attack of adware malware etc.
4. User Account Control is added. in win 7
5. Very secured feature. System files always remain 7
6. Speech recognition feature to win 7. You can handle and run pc by speaking in mic.
7. It provides diagnose tools for troubleshooting. (Win7)
8. Easy backup and restore feature as compared to XP.

Overall Windows 7 is awesome.

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Answered On : Nov 22nd, 2011

Above mentioned features are correct so i mentioned here some additional features,

1: windows aero ( 3D visuals )

2:Strong firewall protection ( 3 type firewall in win 7 )

3: Folder and file shadow copy.

4: IP V6.

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dipak kumar patel

Answered On : Dec 12th, 2011

Mainly the extra features are
1- Windows aero interface
2- User account control
3- Bit locker
4- Internet explorer 8
5- Branch cache

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Answered On : Jan 4th, 2012

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1) Most and first Security
2)Good Appearance with low consumption of hardware
3) Application Compatibility
4) Gadgets for easy application access
5) New / updated version applications included compare to xp (ie,bitlocker, defender, snipper tool)
6) Short form of names
7) Easy & quick installation
8) Automatic Driver detection when new device connected (if Internet available automatic driver download)
9) IPV6 Support
10) Intelligent resource and power usage based on requirement.


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Answered On : Jan 4th, 2012

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Security is the best part

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Answered On : Feb 20th, 2012

Drivers take automaticaly,support upto 4GB,

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Answered On : Mar 7th, 2012

Parential lock : This option lock the games, application to the user.
Drive encrypt : This option lock your c or d drive in your system.
Switch user : This option used to login to the different user with out closing current user data
Remote assistance : It is like Teamviewer used to connect any pcs in network.

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Answered On : Apr 28th, 2012

Many differences in win xp and win7..
1) ip6 version not include in winxp
2) net meeting not include in win7.
3) driver automatic install.
4) both OS installation different types.
5) win7display look better than winxp

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Senthil Kumar

Answered On : May 11th, 2012

Disk shrinking and extending is available in windows 7
Start up and shutdown will be fast
user defined theme
a program called psr is available

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Answered On : Jun 1st, 2012

Best difference is win7 is more secure than win xp.

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Answered On : Jun 16th, 2012

View all answers by Simasingh

Windows diffusion in windows 7 provide maxi mam security in operating system but windows xp this is not future use

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Mandar Mench

Answered On : Jul 26th, 2012

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The major difference between win xp and windows 7 is graphics and than it is more secure than winxp and it has inbuilt utility like bitdiffender to encrypt the data on drive which is only accessible if you know its password if drive locked through its utility and also the security patches the upgraded in windows 7 and also internet speed is also good .

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Answered On : Jan 23rd, 2013

1)the shutdown and startup is very fst to win7 when compared to winxp.
2)there are not much graphical components present in the winxp and win7 provides gud GUI.
3)in windows7 there is no necessity for the drivers to be installed but in winxp its an necessary to install drivers.
4)the kernel of windows7 is vry gud when compared to the winxp.

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Answered On : Feb 26th, 2013

We enable to create partion after complete the OS installation

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shashank vedante

Answered On : May 22nd, 2013

1.Windows Xp comes with default mail client(outlook express) where as windows 7 doesn't come with any default mail client.
2. Windows XP supports on ip-version4 addressing where as Windows 7 supports both ip-v4 and ip-v6.
3.there is only one version of windows xp. in Windows 7 there are two version 32-bit and 64-bit. Windows XP there is no drive encryption but in Windows 7 there is drive encryption for 32-bit pointsec and for 64-bit BitLocker encryption
5.In Windows xp users personal files and folders location is c://Documents and settings where as in Windows 7 it is c://Users
6. Windows XP don't have touch support where as Windows 7 has touch support.
7. Windows xp cannot take drivers automatically where as Windows 7 take some drivers automatically

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Answered On : Jun 8th, 2013

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Answered On : May 26th, 2014

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Ratnesh Kumar

Answered On : Jun 25th, 2014

Windows 7 is very comfortable in use

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