Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 RTM – some follow up

We see that everyone seems to be getting their bits and keys ok for Windows 7. Demand has been phenomenal, and WWW traffic overall today very high, so speeds may be a bit slower than you are used to. There have been several follow up questions I thought I would address:   Windows Server 2008…


Windows 7 RTM bit now live on Subscriber Downloads

Enjoy! https://msdn.microsoft.com/subscriptions/securedownloads/default.aspx?pv=36:350    and alternate download location (through Akamai):   https://msdn.microsoft.com/subscriptions/securedownloads/bb608344.aspx     8PM Update Early this evening, due to continued high demand for Windows 7 RTM bits, we made some changes to move traffic for the Enterprise and Ultimate bits over to Akamai. Some of you have noticed the Download links grayed out, but maybe did…


Windows 7 RTM – coming soon

Reposting for higher visibility: We have had almost 100 unposted comments asking what time we will post Windows 7 RTM.  Rather than posting them all, I’ll just say that we will make some announcements when it is made available for download.  You can also monitor the Subscriptions RSS feed for notification when the bits are…


Windows 7 RC on track for release to Subscribers on April 30th

You may have seen on the Windows 7 Blog, but it is now confirmed that the Windows 7 RC is on track to be released to MSDN and TechNet Subscribers on April 30th, with broader public availability on May 5th. You might also be interested in some of the linked details: Changes since Beta and more changes since…