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Windows 7: Updating fresh install of Windows 7 in 2020?

2 Weeks Ago   #1
DobBole

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Updating fresh install of Windows 7 in 2020?

Now that support for Windows 7 is over, what's the best method of updating a fresh install of Windows 7? Hopefully something that doesn't include the bad updates like the W10 nagware I remember they rolled out.


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2 Weeks Ago   #2
Snick

Win 10 x64, Linux Lite, Win 7 x64, BlackArch, & Kali
 
 

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2 Weeks Ago   #3
flavallee

Windows 7 Professional SP1 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DobBole View Post
Now that support for Windows 7 is over, what's the best method of updating a fresh install of Windows 7? Hopefully something that doesn't include the bad updates like the W10 nagware I remember they rolled out.
This is my guide which still works fine after the January 2020 EOL date:

Updated! Steps For Installing And Updating Windows 7 SP1 | Tech Support Guy

Steps For Installing And Updating Windows 7 SP1
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2 Weeks Ago   #4
SIW2

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Vista x64 / 7 X64
 
 

If you have already installed win7, simplix updatepack is by far the best way to go.
Download Simplix UpdatePack 7 - MajorGeeks

If you want to update the installation media
Update your Win 7 installation media


Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DobBole View Post
Now that support for Windows 7 is over, what's the best method of updating a fresh install of Windows 7? Hopefully something that doesn't include the bad updates like the W10 nagware I remember they rolled out.
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