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Windows 7: installing sp1 using dvd ordered from microsoft

07 Mar 2011   #1

windows 7 pro 64
installing sp1 using dvd ordered from microsoft

Iím rebuilding an old pc with a new motherboard, cpu, memory , power supply ,video card. I have a DVD of sp1 that I ordered from Microsoft. After I install windows 7 64 should I install sp1 before I run windows update?

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07 Mar 2011   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

Yes, because the SP1 contains all the updates released to that date. It will make your life a little bit easier while updating - as in fewer updates to do.
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07 Mar 2011   #3

windows 7 pro 64

Thanks for the quick reply thats what i thought but i wanted to be sure . Thank You
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