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[1 Jul 2009 | No Comment | ]

The last leaked build from Windows 7 RTM was build 7260. After almost 2 weeks here are news of yet another expected windows 7 build leakage.

This time it is Windows 7 Build 7260 x64 and x86. As per news Windows 7 Build 7264 has been uploaded to some private FTP server and soon it will …

Windows 7, Windows Utilities »

[30 Jun 2009 | No Comment | ]

There are lots of people who hate the updated menu system of Windows 7. In Windows XP and Vista, you can change the Vista or XP start menu to a classic start menu, but Microsoft has removed the original version of Windows Start menu from its latest operating system, Windows 7.

Seven Classic Start is a …

News, Windows 7 »

[30 Jun 2009 | No Comment | ]

Previously TechNet blog offers a free copy of Windows 7 Ultimate and a Windows 7 T-Shirt for free. If you can’t afford the new Windows 7 operating system, you have a second chance to win a copy of Windows 7 Ultimate for free. All you need to do is fill out the four simple official …

News, Windows 7 »

[30 Jun 2009 | No Comment | ]

This is a reminder article for all Windows 7 Beta (build 7000) users that was leaked in December 2008 and officially available to the public in January 2009. Bi-hourly shutdowns of this build will begin tomorrow (1st July, 2009). This means that the user will be told to install a released version of Windows and …

News, Windows 7 »

[28 Jun 2009 | No Comment | ]

Windows 7 is coming on 22nd October, 2009. Here’s an easy way to get it fast and save a bunch: Pre-order a Windows 7 Home Premium Upgrade for $49 or a Windows 7 Professional Upgrade for $99. That’s about half off the estimated retail prices.

Microsoft will close the offer once a set number of orders …

News, Windows 7 »

[28 Jun 2009 | No Comment | ]

CNET news tells that, Microsoft is considering offering Windows 7 on a USB drive to allow Netbook owners to more easily upgrade their machines. Up to now Windows has been distributed only on DVDs or via download. However, netbooks don’t have optical drives and the Windows 7 ISO size is 2.3GB, which would take several …

Windows 7 »

[27 Jun 2009 | No Comment | ]

The latest build compiled in the RTM branch of Windows 7 is the Windows 7 build 7265. The build string of this build is 6.1.7265.0.win7_rtm.090624-1905, which indicates that the build was compiled at 7:05 pm, on 24th June.

According to neowin Windows 7 would be RTMed on 26th June, but there are still chances of getting …

Windows 7 »

[26 Jun 2009 | 4 Comments | ]

Microsoft has already announces the upgrade options and pricing for different editions of Windows 7. Now its time to check the difference between the different editions of Windows 7 operating system: Home Premium, Professional, and Ultimate.
The difference between Windows 7 Home premium,Windows 7 Professional, and Windows 7 Ultimate editions are shown in the chart below:

News, Windows 7 »

[26 Jun 2009 | No Comment | ]

Yesterday Microsoft has announced the pricing plans for its new operating system, Windows 7. Windows team blog has posted detailed information on Windows upgrade option program and Windows 7 pricing.

Windows team blog says the following:

On October 22nd, Windows 7 will be available in the following 14 languages: English, Spanish, Japanese, German, French, Italian, Dutch, Russian, …

Windows 7 »

[25 Jun 2009 | No Comment | ]

Windows 7 Upgrade Test Matrix released by Microsoft which outlines supported and unsupported upgrade paths for Windows 7 SKUs. So if you are planning to upgrade to Windows 7, you will find this upgrade options table as very useful.

Table indicates that, Windows XP to Windows 7 upgrade is not supported. It also indicates that Windows …