Video: A demo of new Search features in Windows 7

ZDNet's Ed Bott shows you the new search features you will find when Windows 7 is released on October 22, 2009.

In Windows Vista, Microsoft introduced several new Search features, particularly the Search box at the bottom of the Start menu. With Windows 7, Microsoft is taking the search idea to the next step by adding Search boxes to several different areas within the operating system.

In this video, ZDNet's Ed Bott, blogger of Ed Bott's Microsoft Report, shows you how the new Search features work. It is yet another aspect of Windows 7 that will help users organize and move about the operating system more efficiently.

By Mark Kaelin

Mark W. Kaelin has been writing and editing stories about the IT industry, gadgets, finance, accounting, and tech-life for more than 25 years. Most recently, he has been a regular contributor to,, and TechRepublic.