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Windows 7: Win 7 Pro Included Games - where?

18 Dec 2009   #1
GEWB

Linux (Mint is primary) / XP, Win7 Home / Win7 Pro, Ultimate / Win8.1 / Win10 archived VM
 
 
Win 7 Pro Included Games - where?

I loaded Win 7 Pro UPGRADE (retail box) but didn't load the included games. I would now like to load them but have no idea how to do so. With previous versions of Windows this was easy but I'm lost finding how/where to do this with 7.

Can someone give me assistance on this?

Regards,
GEWB


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18 Dec 2009   #2
Jonathan_King

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Hello GEWB,
Try searching for Turn Windows features on or off in the start box, and check the box for the games.

Hope this helps,
~Jonathan
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18 Dec 2009   #3
Gornot

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Type "features" in the search box of the start menu and choose the option "Turn Windows features on or off"... When a new window opens check "Games" and OK.

Haha okay, posted at the same time XD
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18 Dec 2009   #4
Frostmourne

Windows 7 Ultimate x86-64
 
 

You can also choose what games you want. Reboot.
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18 Dec 2009   #5
GEWB

Linux (Mint is primary) / XP, Win7 Home / Win7 Pro, Ultimate / Win8.1 / Win10 archived VM
 
 

Thanks to all of you! That worked.

Regards,
GEWB
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