Posts in Windows 7 RTM

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

OEMs Pick Up Windows 7 RTM Code Today in Redmond

By Brandon LeBlanc

When we announced Windows 7 had RTM’d on Wednesday, I posted that OEMs would receive the RTM code within a few Well, it’s been a few days! Earlier today, a handful of OEMs arrived in Redmond to pick up their… Read more

Sneak Peek at the RTM Announcement!

By Brandon LeBlanc

I thought I’d share an inside peek from our annual sales kick-off event in Steven Sinofsky joined Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer on stage to announce the RTM of Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 There’s even a clip of Steve… Read more

More on Windows 7’s RTM Milestone

By Brandon LeBlanc

Steven Sinofsky, President of the Windows Division, discusses more about RTM of Windows 7 including a short video of the RTM sign-off Read Steven’s post Read more

Windows 7 Has Been Released to Manufacturing

By Brandon LeBlanc

I am pleased to announce that Windows 7 has RTM’d! As I mentioned previously, RTM officially happens only after sign-off What happens is a build gets designated as a RTM contender after going through significant testing and meeting our quality… Read more

When will you get Windows 7 RTM?

By Brandon LeBlanc

When will I get Windows 7 RTM? I recognize this is an important question to have Many of you have said you want to know exactly when you will be able to get your hands on Last Monday, I gave… Read more

Update on Windows 7 RTM

By Brandon LeBlanc

I’d like to offer up a little insight into the “Release to Manufacturing” (RTM) for Windows Over the past week, there have been many rumors surrounding We are close, but have not yet signed off on Windows When we RTM… Read more