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Windows Essentials 2012 is a suite of free programs that can help you organize and edit photos and videos, manage email, create blog posts, and keep your files in sync. You can choose which programs you want to install or you can install all of them. Windows Essentials 2012 works with Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, and Windows 10. Windows Essentials includes the following programs:

  • Photo Gallery. Everything you need to organize, edit, and publish your photos.
  • Movie Maker. Tell your story in style. Make a polished movie from your photos and videos in just a few clicks.
  • Windows Live Writer. Create stunning blog posts in minutes, with photos, videos, maps, and more. Then publish them to any of your favorite blog service providers.
  • Windows Live Mail. Manage multiple email accounts, calendars, and your contacts, even when you're offline.
  • OneDrive. With OneDrive installed on all your computers, you can get Worldwide downloads


Article ID: 17779 - Last Review: Jan 10, 2017 - Revision: 39