Windows Essentials

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  • 6.1
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  • 8
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License:
Free
Language:
English
OS:
  • Windows 7
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 8.1
Latest version:
16.4.3503.0728
Last month's downloads:
5,282
Size:
133.1 MB
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Windows Essentials is fully compatible with:

  • Windows 7
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 8.1
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Available languages

  • English
  • Spanish
  • German
  • French
  • Arabic
  • Chinese Simp
  • Chinese Trad
  • Czech
  • Danish
  • Dutch
  • Finnish
  • Greek
  • Hindi
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Norwegian
  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Russian
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Version License Language O.S.
Windows Essentials 16.4.3503.0728 08/08/12 Free English
  • Windows 7
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 8.1

Microsoft's essential apps to get you started

Lewis Leong (@lewisleong)

Pros
  • Great package of apps to get started with
  • Windows Movie Maker still excellent
  • Live Mail is a solid app for those without Outlook
  • Many useful features in Photo Gallery
  • SkyDrive integration is unobtrusive
Cons
  • Live Messenger struggling to stay relevant
  • Live Writer is very basic

"Says it's in English but the installer is in French"

Says it's in English but the installer is in French with no option to switch languages.

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