win7 nana friends 640x311 Windows 7: Nanami Gets New Friends

It seems like Microsoft is giving Nanami Madobe some friends. As part
of a campaign by Microsoft’s Bing in Japan, Microsoft Japan have
launched not 1 but 10 Windows 7 themes that revolves around 5 moe
looking characters. (2 for each character)

More after the jump

win7 nana friends 640x311 Windows 7: Nanami Gets New Friends

It seems like Microsoft is giving Nanami Madobe some friends. As part
of a campaign by Microsoft’s Bing in Japan, Microsoft Japan have
launched not 1 but 10 Windows 7 themes that revolves around 5 moe
looking characters. (2 for each character)

So..what are their names ?They are as follows:

  • Nanae
  • NANA
  • Nanako
  • the other Nanami
  • Nanao

To download the themes, check out the official page here (1st ver) and here (2nd ver)

Windows 7 users can click on the theme pack link directly and run.
You should get the voicepack and wallpapers automatically upon launching the theme pack. Also the mascot
characters’ profiles can be found in the official site as well (Japanese)

For Vista and XP users, you have to download the zip file and do things manually (extract and set in the Control Panel)

Bing is Microsoft’s search engine, formerly Live search was unveiled
by Microsoft’s Steve Ballmer in May 2009.

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