Image 1 : The Pictures and Video folder in Windows Vista contains new information about a picture, including the type of camera used and a user-assigned rating.

Image 2 : A Windows Vista screenshot shows improved desktop search abilities

Image 3 : The Virtual Folders feature in Windows Vista allows users to view documents that share a specific criteria, such as "edited in the last week" or "containing the word 'budget.'"

Image 4 : A redesigned Start Menu in Windows Vista lets users start typing the name of the application they wish to open.