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Scott Lock Thoughts on .Net, and Windows Phone July 2009 Entries
Favorite Windows 7 Feature #2: Aero Peek
I know that this has been talked about and demonstrated a thousand times but if you haven't seen it, Aero Peek is very cool. Not only that, but I find it the new feature that I use the most right now. Aero peek gives you the ability to see the application window for a given app when you either alt-tab (and wait) or move the mouse over the task bar thumbnail. All other open windows just show up as frames. I love the fact that I can see things like IM windows, documents, mail, etc without having to ......

Posted On Wednesday, July 15, 2009 3:49 PM

Favorite Windows 7 Feature #1: Download status in the task bar
Have you ever been downloading a large file using IE and had to keep tabbing back to the download window to check on status? Well one of the things added to the TaskBar as a feature Icon in Windows 7 is download progress! I was downloading the Zune software this morning and watched the progress happen right there on the task bar. Very cool. One less thing I have to tab to in order to check status. This is also true for windows explorer views as well ......

Posted On Friday, July 10, 2009 10:11 AM

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