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Windows 7: upgrade windows 7 build


04 Jun 2009   #1

Ubuntu 9.10 and Seven Ultimate OEM 32 bit
 
 
upgrade windows 7 build

how do i do so? will i have to completely reinstall it? or is there a simple way to do it?

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04 Jun 2009   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Hi Riley,

You can run the Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor to see if you might have any issues before upgrading. And here is a tutorial on How to do an Upgrade Install with Windows 7
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04 Jun 2009   #3
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Hello Riley,

It depends on what you are upgrading from. If it is from Vista SP1 or SP2, or another Windows 7 installation, then you can use the same method in the tutorial below to do a upgrade installation.

Upgrade Install with Windows 7

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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04 Jun 2009   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Ahh, you beat me by seconds there Shawn.
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04 Jun 2009   #5
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

LOL, yep.
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04 Jun 2009   #6

W7 7127 X64
 
 

You CAN upgrade, if thats what you wish, but it's simply a half @ss'd job. Upgrading usually leads to errors and problems further down the line. A fresh install is the best way to go, to start from a clean slate, and to have minimal problems.

But if you MUST upgrade, then the links provided by earlier post's will help you through.
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06 Jun 2009   #7

Ubuntu 9.10 and Seven Ultimate OEM 32 bit
 
 

i have windows 7 build 7100 and i want to upgrade to 7200 or what ever the newest one is.
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06 Jun 2009   #8
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

The latest build is 7201, and you should be able to find it using Google.

Upgrade Install with Windows 7
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08 Jun 2009   #9

Windows 7 64bit Ultimate Build 7268.0.090701-1900
 
 

If your going from Vista, I'd recommend a clean install..

Although, since your going from one Windows 7 to another, your best bet would be an UPGRADE, hands down. it will take longer for it to process, but your saving hours of program re-installing. Every time you get ahold of a newer build, just upgrade it to the newer one. it's very painless, and 100% automated. you can do this as many times as you wish, to newer builds.

Good luck with this, and let me know if you have any trouble.
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