In the fifth in a 10-part series looking at the changes in Windows 7, our colleagues at InfoWorld take a look at the Action Center and User Account Controls. The old Security Center, now renamed as the Action Center, consolidates alerts into a single interface and monitors the operating systems' maintenance features. User Account Control has also been modified to provide four levels of alerts and notifications.

To comment on this article and other PCWorld content, visit our Facebook page or our Twitter feed.
Shop Tech Products at Amazon
Notice to our Readers
We're now using social media to take your comments and feedback. Learn more about this here.