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In Pictures: Windows 7 launched around world

How the world celebrated Windows 7 day

Windows 7 launch New York
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer speaks at the Windows 7 launch in New York City.

Windows 7 launch Chris Liddell
Hands up if you hope Windows 7 doesn't tank like Vista... Windows 7 engineers and Microsoft Chief Financial Officer Chris Liddell open the NASDAQ from the Microsoft campus to celebrate the launch of Windows 7.

Windows 7 launch Chris Liddell Nasdaq
No, really! Hands up if you don't want Windows 7 to tank like Vista! Liddell rings the opening NASDAQ bell with engineers and other employees on Microsoft's campus in Redmond, Washington.

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The Jumbotron in Times Square showing the NASDAQ opening from the Microsoft main campus with Liddell. Again.

Windows 7 launch Arizona

Waiting for Microsoft's new store in Scottsdale, Arizona. Now banned from all Apple Stores.

If you have any pictures from your own Windows 7 party, we'd be delighted to see them.


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