It originated as a graphical environment built on top of Microsoft's Disk Operating System (DOS) in 1985, as Windows 1.0. Windows morphed in to many technologies since then. We have currently Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 available. Windows is a proprietary operating system built by Microsoft. Thus, its inner workings are closed-source and not modifiable unless Microsoft provides a provision to do so.
Something that Windows 95 has, similar to the Macintosh Alias function, is shortcut icons. It calls up a program very easily, instead of searching through your hard drive. The Windows 95 shortcuts go beyond the Mac's, they can refer to data inside documents as well as to files and folders, and can also call up information on a local area network server or Internet site. Windows 95's plug a... ... middle of paper ... .... You will have a bigger choice of programs and may be able to do more things with other people that have a computer. It comes down to this choice.
Then, Windows 8 Pro, gave the same features as Windows 8 but included some function for power user, such as BitLocker, Client Hyper-V, Domain Join, Encrypt File System Supporting Group Policy and Remote Desktop Hosting. According to the development of computer devices, such as tablet, Windows offered Windows RT as the version of Windows 8 that was only suitable for tablet devices based ARM. Not as the 2 versions before, Windows RT could not run the application designed for desktop computer (x86/x64) and could only operate the application from Windows Store. Image 14-Windows 8
However, in the 1990s there are competitors in the market, namely, Microsoft Corporation with its Windows NT product. But UNIX-based software suppliers are not just turning over and letting the competitors win. UNIX remains, and will remain a major player in the marketplace. The unique advantage of the UNIX operating system when it was introduced was that it could (and still does) run on dissimilar machines, unheard of prior to 1969. UNIX also can run more than one program at a time, store complex graphics and databases, and link to other UNIX and mainframe computer systems, including DOS since the late 1980s.
The reasoning in this is because Mac produces the hardware and the software of their computers, which makes for better control over the integration of the system as a whole. The Windows operating system can run on hundreds of different types of computers, which can cause problems with stability with all the variations in the configurations in hardware. Design is a huge factor that distinguishes Mac & PCs. For almost three decades, Apple CEO Steve Jobs would always focus on the outward appearance of his products with loads of enthusiasm, unlike his competitors. These designs are what gave Mac products a step above the rest and what make people enjoy them today.
Windows 7 is a series introduced by Windows operating systems, Microsoft issued in October 22, 2009  after Windows Vista system in less than three years. Windows 7 operating system for desktop PCs and workstations own, as it targets laptops, computers and Internet tablets. It also released a copy of servers (servers) interview at the same time also. It is developed after Windows 8 and Windows 7. of the most important features included in windows 7 is support for hard drives phantom, and you know the handwriting, and improved on his ability to work with multi -core processors. The improved boot performance, and improved as well as DirecTV Access in addition to improvements in the core.
• Windows Memory Diagnostic user interface is currently available only in English. However, you can still use the Windows Memory Diagnostic tool on computers configured to use languages other than English. • To use Windows Memory Diagnostic, your computer must have either a 3.5-inch floppy drive or CD-ROM drive. • We recommend that you print this users' guide, so that you have it available as a reference when running Windows Memory Diagnostic. While Windows Memory Diagnostic is running, you will be unable to access this file.
Recently, Mac switched its central processing unit (CPU) to Intel creating a new competitive platform between the Macs and the PCs. Since the processors are now the same, the argument is: Macs are better than PCs as they can run their own operating system OS X as well as Microsoft’s operating systems XP & Vista therefore everyone should buy Macs. Mac The first Mac called Apple I was released in 1976. Following the Apple I came the Apple II in 1977 and then additional models. The Apple computers delivered Character User Interface (CUI) but began to introduce innovations from the Apple II+ (1979).
Windows 2000 Windows NT Workstation 5.0 is now called Windows 2000 Professional Windows NT Server 5.0 is now Windows 2000 Server Windows NT Server Enterprise Edition becomes Windows 2000 Advanced Server Plus there is a new offering: Windows 2000 Datacenter Server Windows 2000 Professional will be limited to support only two processors. Windows 2000 Server will be able to support up to four processors. Windows 2000 Advanced Server will support up to eight processors. And Windows 2000 Datacenter Server will support up to 32 processors and additional clustering functions. It is recommended to have at least 64 MB RAM and 700- 900MB of disc space for Professional and even more for the other packages.
(Microsoft TechNet, 2006) Windows Script Host comes with Windows, meaning that most computers already have the capability to start script writing straight out of the box. However, due to the smaller memory footprint, WSH should only be used to perform quick and easy tasks. Running your scripts via WSH is incredibly easy; because it is built in with most operating systems, the user simply double-clicks the script icon and the scripts run. WSH can be run in two separate modes within Windows. The first of these modes is the protected-mode Windows-based host, or Wscript.