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Windows 7: What file size is windows 7?

30 Sep 2009   #1
QuackPot

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 
What file size is windows 7?

I finally got my MSDNAA account set up (thank god! ) and I was wondering just how large a file size windows 7 really is because when I view W7 on the site it says 2.1GB but when I download it using the download program it says 16000MB.

Just that 16GB sounds like torture.


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30 Sep 2009   #2
BFG

Windows 7 Professional 32 Bit
 
 

You're talking about the ISO right?

My Win7 Enterprise ISO is 2.23GB

Definitely not 16GB, maybe an error with your download program
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30 Sep 2009   #3
QuackPot

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by BFG View Post
You're talking about the ISO right?

My Win7 Enterprise ISO is 2.23GB

Definitely not 16GB, maybe an error with your download program
Sweet. Thanks for that!

Now I have to back up all my files. So hopefully I might get this working tonight.
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30 Sep 2009   #4
BFG

Windows 7 Professional 32 Bit
 
 

If you can, I would recommend following this install guide - Install Windows 7 FAST without a DVD or USB device

It made my install a breeze!
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30 Sep 2009   #5
QuackPot

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by BFG View Post
If you can, I would recommend following this install guide - Install Windows 7 FAST without a DVD or USB device

It made my install a breeze!
I'll burn it to a DVD just as a hard copy since my pendrive will be fillled with other files.
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30 Sep 2009   #6
Zahl

windows 8.1 Pro x64
 
 

Welcome to the club
But in case anyone else looks this up exact sizes are;

Ultimate and other editions
x64: 3,075.30 MB
x86: 2,385.99 MB

Enterprise
x64: 2,976.62 MB
x86: 2,289.20 MB

It would also be nice if they had an all-in-one DVD like they do for Vista so you didn't have to download every edition separately. Hopefully soon
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30 Sep 2009   #7
QuackPot

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Zahl View Post
In case anyone else looks this up exact sizes are;

Ultimate and other editions
x64: 3,075.30 MB
x86: 2,385.99 MB

Enterprise
x64: 2,976.62 MB
x86: 2,289.20 MB

It would also be nice if they had an all-in-one DVD like they do for Vista so you didn't have to download every edition separately. Hopefully soon
Would Professional fall under Enterprise?
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30 Sep 2009   #8
thefabe

Windows 7 ultimate 64 bit / XP Home sp3
 
 

This is the thread that explains all the OS under 7 and their differences. Fabe .http://www.sevenforums.com/general-d...-ultimate.html
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30 Sep 2009   #9
Zahl

windows 8.1 Pro x64
 
 

Edit- Sorry misunderstood what you were asking.

Enterprise edition shares it's features with Ultimate. Professional is missing a few things compared to ultimate/enterprise. thefabe link should show you them

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