Microsoft has removed some familiar programs from past operating systems from Microsoft® Windows® 7. These include Windows Mail (Outlook® Express), Calendar, Messenger, Movie Maker, and Photo Gallery. All of these applications, though, are available free of charge in Microsoft Windows Live™.
Microsoft did not include some familiar applications in Windows 7, specifically:
Windows Mail (Outlook Express)
Windows Movie Maker
Windows Photo Gallery
Install Programs From Windows Live
You can obtain these programs for free through Windows Live application, which is already installed on your computer. Simply click the Start button on your desktop, go toPrograms, and then toWindows Live. From the list that appears, click each program you want to install and follow the instruction provided.
If you are unable to locate Windows Live on your computer, you can download Windows Live free of charge from Microsoft. Just browse to theWindows Live download page and follow the prompts.
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