Windows4all.com is a free silverlight based online virtual operating system [ or we can say Web OS or a Web top or a cloud computer] . It is is a website that simulates an operating system in your web browser. It replicates the desktop environment of a modern operating system, you can launch applications right away without installation.
It is another web based and requires silverlight 3 to operate, this web based OS runs in Silverlight’s security sandbox.
It includes the following applications:
- File Explorer
- Internet Explorer
- Video Player
- Rich text editor
- RSS reader
- Virtual PC
- Twitter client
- Flickr viewer
- Games like Chess, Solitaire, Spider etc.
Following are some screen shots of the OS
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Some Advantage Windows4all.com Web OS
- Convenience and freedom – A personalized desktop is available and accessible from any computer in the world.
- No more administration – No more software installation, software update, worry about anti-virus.
- Security – Less prone to typical attacks, viruses, worms, vulnerabilities, spyware and disk crashes.
- Hardware – Performance doesn’t depend much on the speed of your computer.
- Entertainment – Being online, windows4all.com offers more opportunities for communicating and entertainment.
- Cost – It is free.