Programs developed by Microsoft
Many people would agree that Windows Media Player has proven to be one of the most reliable and convenient tools to manage one's media library. There is a lot it can do: organize your files, play videos and music, burn CDs, stream your media to other devices... the list of features is very large and very impressive.
Features: -Internet Explorer harnesses the untapped power of your PC, delivering pages full of vivid graphics, smoother video, and interactive content. -Experience the web the way you want to with a cleaner look, favorite sites pinned to the taskbar, and seamless integration with Windows.
Windows Defender is the well-known security tool from Microsoft that protects your system and your data against spyware and other malicious applications. Formerly named “Microsoft AntiSpyware”, Windows Defender is included by default in the latest 3 Windows editions (Vista, 7 and 8) and can be downloaded and installed separately on Windows XP and Windows 2003.
Microsoft Office Word is a program that allows you to create documents, insert tables and charts, add pictures and videos. You can transform your ideas into professional-looking documents. The program also allows you to edit your documents, zoom in on tables, charts and images or share your work on the web.
Microsoft Office is not yet another revamp of this world-renown suite of products. The looks have changed, and some of the functionality has changed too, but it is the “Office in the cloud” concept that makes this new version a breakthrough in the history of the Office suite. It combines all the classic tools (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, etc.) with online storage, and a new purchase scheme.
Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 gives you more ways to create and share dynamic presentations with your audience than ever before.PowerPoint 2010 enables you to work simultaneously with other people or post your presentation online and access it from virtually anywhere using the Web .
Microsoft Outlook 2010 offers premium business and personal e-mail management tools to more than 500 million Microsoft Office users worldwide. With the release of Outlook 2010, you get a richer set of experiences to meet your communication needs at work, home, and school.
Microsoft Office Access is a database tool for gathering and understanding all your information—your phone numbers, inventory, guest lists, whatever you’re tracking—and providing a convenient way to enter, navigate, and report out your data. When you can connect the dots of your data—whether its hours, contacts, or inventory—you can get a lot smarter about how you run your business.
Microsoft Office Publisher is a program that helps you to create, personalize and distribute professional-quality newsletters, brochures and calendars. You can also create your own publications with the professionally designed Publisher templates and customize the templates to meet your needs.
Microsoft Office OneNote allows you to easily capture ideas, whatever form they come in: notes, photos, videos, web links, and more. Type, handwrite, or sketch your thoughts. Clip links and webpages, insert photos and videos, embed tables, and attach files.
Silverlight is a powerful development tool for creating engaging, interactive user experiences for Web and mobile applications. It is compatible with multiple browsers, devices and operating systems, bringing a new level of interactivity wherever the Web works.
Windows Live is a set of services partly comprising online in-browser applications and partly desktop apps. It aims to offer integrated e-mail, instant messaging, photo sharing, blog publishing and security services. To work with Windows Live you need to have an ID.
There are a host of nasty intruders on the Internet including viruses, trojans, worms, and spyware. Microsoft Security Essentials offers protection against these intruders. It is built for individuals and small businesses, but it’s based on the same technology that Microsoft uses to protect giant businesses (security products like Microsoft Forefront).
Windows Live - Essentials contains a set of tools for your windows computer. Live Messenger is like Google talk. But it works only on Hotmail accounts. Live Movie Maker is a tool to create videos from your photos and video clips. Live Mesh is a program to sync your computer files with SkyDrive.
Microsoft SQL Server is a complete set of enterprise-ready technologies and tools that help people derive the most value from information at the lowest total-cost-of-ownership. SQL Server 2012 will provide Mission Critical Confidence with greater uptime, blazing-fast performance and enhanced security features for mission critical workloads
Firefox users were awaiting a very long time a plugin with such features. It's an important achievement to the open source community, because in the past it was a very important drawback when trying to persuade IE users to switch to Firefox. Now any user can use Firefox as your default browser without losing any feature.
Microsoft Works 9 is the perfect suite of home productivity tools that will make your everyday tasks easier than never before. The program is really easy-to-use since most of the utilities within the suite can be controlled and accessed through the Task Launcher homepage. The Works startup screen initially offers access to a calendar and contacts, but you can also view templates.
With Windows Movie Maker you will have real fun to make home movies and it will be very easy for you. You can also share your home movies on your computer. With this tool it is easier; to make changes in your movie by editing some shots, drag and drop certain clips in your movie.
Microsoft Games for Windows latest Live version 3.0 is the most stable gaming platform for Windows. It is the outcome of the research done by Microsoft and some of the leading gaming industries of the world. As we all know, Windows has been the world’s most popular gaming platform so far, so most obviously Microsoft Games for Windows Live 3.0 is a much better form of windows.
With this app installed on all your computers, you'll have automatic access to the latest version of your files wherever you are. Your photos, documents, and other important files are available on your phone, tablet, PC, or Mac. It works with great apps you may already use. You can give these apps permission to sync, access, and save files to your SkyDrive.