Tag Archives | Windows 7 RTM

How To Dual Boot Windows 7 And Windows Vista

In my opinion there is no reason why users should wait a few months for Windows 7 to bed in before upgrading, or for Windows 7 SP1 to be released…

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How to Install Windows 7 to a VHD

Earlier I made a post on how to create and configure a VHD along with explaining exactly what a VHD was. This is a continuation of that article. Another great…

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Windows 7 RTM Language Packs Released

Microsoft has released the Windows 7 RTM (Release to Manufacturing) language packs yesterday. Therefore users running Windows 7 RTM should now see 34 new optional updates in Windows Update. The supported languages are: Arabic, Brazilian Portuguese, Bulgarian, Chinese – Simplified, Chinese –…

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Windows 7 RTM Theme For Windows XP

A very good attempt at recreating the Windows 7 experience on Windows XP has been pulled together in the SevenVG RTM windows 7 theme for Windows XP.  A number of…

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Reminder: Tomorrow Is The Last Day To Download Windows 7 RC

August 20th will be the last day you will be able to download the free Windows 7 Release Candidate. Windows 7 RC is a very good product and safe enough…

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The Definitive Review Of Windows 7

For roughly three weeks I have been using the finalized version of Windows 7 Ultimate, it was worth the wait to say the least. Microsoft has delivered on their promise;…

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Microsoft Still Working on ‘chkdsk.exe’ Bug

Last week, a bug was discovered in the Windows 7 RTM (build 7600) that was distributed to TechNet and MSDN subscribers. The bug occurs when a user (with administrator privileges)…

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Windows 7 RTM Available To Download On MSDN

Regular reader Frankie has just let us know that Windows 7 RTM is now available on the Technet and MSDN download sites.  All versions of Windows 7 are available for…

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Windows 7 “XP Mode” RC Released

The much talked about “secret feature” of Windows 7, XP Mode, is in RC (Release Candidate) and available to download for all who want to try it out: “Windows XP…

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No DreamScene in Windows 7?

I have been running a copy of Windows 7 RTM 7600.16385 x64 for little over a week now. It has been a good experience to get a look at the…

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Windows 7 RTM, Family Pack Availablity

Paul managed to get his hands on an updated Windows 7 release schedule and family pack availability. The Windows 7 Family Pack details that have emerged are the following: Windows…

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Microsoft Kills Leaked Lenovo Activation Crack

The first public crack of the RTM build of Windows 7 (6.1.7600.16385) did not survive for very long, thanks to Microsoft and Lenovo’s partnership (Pirates – 1, Microsoft – 1).…

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Microsoft: “We are aware of reports of activation exploits…”

Microsoft has just released a statement to CNET News confirming the fact that hackers managed to crack the windows 7 RTM Ultimate activation. The statement says: We are aware of reports of activation exploits that attempt…

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More Information Revealed About the Cracking of Windows 7 Activation

(This article is a continuation to “Windows 7 Ultimate: Already Cracked” written by Robert). Earlier this week, OEMs (Original Equipment Manufacturers) gathered at Redmond to pick up the RTM code of…

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Upgrading Windows 7 RC to RTM

First of all, I’d like to congratulate Microsoft for (finally) signing off the RTM. Since it will soon be available for download and many users running the RC (Release Candidate)…

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Windows 7 RTM Language Packs Leaked

Yesterday, SolidBlogger reported that the LIPs (Language Interface Packs) or MUI (Multilingual User Interface) for the Windows 7 RTM have been leaked on various torrent sites. Language Interface Packs allow users…

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Windows 7 RTM Checksums

We already know that Microsoft has finally finished the Windows 7 RTM build and the exact same build happened to make its way to various P2P networks and other downloads…

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Windows 7 *finally* goes to RTM

Microsoft have finally announed that at 4pm today E.T. (which I’m assuming is Seattle time and not the arrival time for an alien spacecraft) Windows 7 went to RTM. You…

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