Posts in Windows 7 RC

Important Reminder Regarding Expiration of the Windows 7 RC

By Brandon LeBlanc

On February 15th, people still running the Windows 7 Release Candidate (RC) will receive a notification reminding them that starting March 1st, 2010, their PC will begin experiencing bi-hourly These shutdowns will continue through June 1st, On June 1st, 2010,… Read more

Showing Our Thanks to Windows 7 Beta Testers….

By Brandon LeBlanc

Last week, I blogged that members of the Windows Technical Beta Program would not be receiving a complimentary copy of Windows Normally I hate to be wrong but in this case, I’m stoked that I To show our appreciation, members… Read more

3 Free Windows 7 E-Learning Clinics from Microsoft Learning

By Brandon LeBlanc

I thought this might be of interest to some Microsoft Learning is providing 3 free online E-Learning Clinics on Windows 7 geared toward 3 distinct What’s New in Windows 7 for Consumers What’s New in Windows 7 for IT Professionals… Read more

Test Updates Coming for the Windows 7 RC

By Brandon LeBlanc

Starting this Tuesday (May 12th) we will release up to ten test updates to PCs running the Windows 7 RC in order to verify our ability to deliver and manage updating of Windows 7 in certain real-life These updates do… Read more

A Look at Improvements to Windows Easy Transfer for Windows 7

By Brandon LeBlanc

Windows Easy Transfer is an application designed to help people move their important files, user accounts, and application settings from their old PC to a new The new version of Windows Easy Transfer for Windows 7 comes with improvements based… Read more

The Windows 7 Release Candidate (RC) is here!

By Brandon LeBlanc

As we previously announced, today the Windows 7 RC is now available for anyone interested in giving it a spin! Typically, a release candidate is the last development milestone before release to manufacturing (RTM), signifying that engineering and development have… Read more