Windows Longhorn build 3706

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6.0.3706.Lab06_N.021029-1731
Build of Windows Longhorn
6.0.3706.Lab06_N.021029-1731
OS family
Architecturex86
Compiled2002-10-29
Timebomb2003-10-25 (+361 days)
Works in
About
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SKUs
Professional
Media Center Edition
Key
CKY24-Q8QRH-X3KMR-C6BCY-T847Y
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Windows "Longhorn" build 3706 (with a build tag of 3706.Lab06 N.021029-1731) is a Milestone 3 build of the Microsoft Windows "Longhorn" operating system.

New features[edit]

  • The default wallpaper has been changed to an aurora image with the Longhorn logo.
  • The Desktop Composition Engine has been updated and now has animations for windows that are closed or minimized. It can also be enabled in the Display Properties.
  • The Explorer details is enhanced in that the icons are now enlarged and animated by slowly rotating back and forth.
  • MyTVapp is included which opens in an Avalon container in Internet Explorer. It was intended for recording and watching TV from the operating system.
  • Start Page Launcher has been updated and is now more complete.
  • The Plex theme has been slightly updated to be darker in color.

Bugs[edit]

Sidebar crash[edit]

Attempting to edit or add certain features on the Windows Sidebar like Slide Show can cause explorer.exe to enter a crash loop. The only way to fix this loop is to remove the conflicting tile from the Sidebar via the Registry.

Gallery[edit]