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Windows 7: OK to upgrade build 7000 to 7057?

13 Mar 2009   #1
FreddyC

 
 
OK to upgrade build 7000 to 7057?

Is this okay? Has anyone done this? I read some problems in general when upgrading one version of Windows 7 to another, but is this common?

Thanks.


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13 Mar 2009   #2
Decca

Dual Boot Windows 7 Ultimate 7600 x86 and x64
 
 

Nothing to worry about at all.
I have upgraded v7000 to v7022, v7022 to v7048, v7048 to v7052.
And if you do encounter a problem during the upgrade, it has a rollback feature that will take you back to your previous version.

Decca
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13 Mar 2009   #3
weedmonk

Windows Se7en Ultimate Beta x86 Build 7057
 
 

Do it.
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13 Mar 2009   #4
96accord

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

I am about to do it..... Just don't want to start over with the fresh install

I don't have much on the PC anyways.
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14 Mar 2009   #5
bearhawk

Windows 7 Profesional 32-bit (6.1, Build 7600) RTM - TechNet
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by 96accord View Post
I am about to do it..... Just don't want to start over with the fresh install .
No need to.

Extract your iso to your hard drive and run setup.exe.

It does take longer to upgrade than to do a fresh install, but all the settings migrate fine.
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14 Mar 2009   #6
Decca

Dual Boot Windows 7 Ultimate 7600 x86 and x64
 
 

And if it doesnt work, upgrade allows you to do a rollback to the previous beta version you were upgrading...

Decca
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14 Mar 2009   #7
FreddyC

 
 

Thanks for the reply guys, I will download the new version as soon as I wake up tomorrow!
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15 Mar 2009   #8
bullfights

W764 & W764
 
 

I have been lurking and glad I found this forum, I had been with the 7000 beta, and just recently (today) upgraded to the 7057 64bit. I really like W7, keep spending more time on this than my XP box, in fact I have the 32bit version of 57 on a small build, under my desk.

Will be lurking (reading) some more...
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16 Mar 2009   #9
vahnx

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

I'm going from 7000 x64 to 7057 x64 right now, all seems to be going OK so far. Thanks bearhawk, it was crashing when I mounted it and tried running the setup, extracting then running works fine.
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16 Mar 2009   #10
thegr8anand

Windows 7 x64 Home Premium
 
 

Hey guys. I am going to upgrade to 7057 from my 7000 build in some time. i have a few questions.

Since i have XP and 7 in dual-boot, will upgrading create any problem? And how long does it take to upgrade?
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