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Windows 7: Windows 7 SP Standalone

26 Nov 2012   #1
Ziani

Windows 7 Home 64 bit
 
 
Windows 7 SP Standalone

Would like to download this to save but Microsoft have made it very complicated by having 10 links to choose from:

Download Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 (KB976932) from Official Microsoft Download Center

Am I right in thinking that all I will need is the 'windows6.1-KB976932-X64.exe' as I am runing Windows 7 Home 64 bit? I am not sure what 'windows6.1-KB976932-IA64.exe' is? Thanks


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26 Nov 2012   #2
marsmimar

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You are correct. You would use the 'windows6.1-KB976932-X64.exe' download. The IA64 refers to an old Itanium processor manufactured by Intel.

Itanium - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Couple of articles you might want to read before installing SP1:

Steps to follow before you install Windows 7 SP1 and Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 from the Microsoft Download Center

Learn how to install Windows 7 Service Pack 1 (SP1)
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26 Nov 2012   #3
Ziani

Windows 7 Home 64 bit
 
 

Thank you Marsmimar
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26 Nov 2012   #4
marsmimar

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You're very welcome. If you have any questions don't hesitate to post back.
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