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Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2 get Service Pack 1 shortly

Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 get their Service Pack 1 RTM, release is imminent

Anthony Garreffa | Feb 9, 2011 at 7:20 pm CST (0 mins, 30 secs time to read)

Microsoft has announced that Service Pack 1 for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 has gone Release to Manufacturing (RTM). SP1 includes minor updates such as RemoteFX and Dynamic Memory. The usual consolidation of security and stability updates are rolled in, so most people already have what makes up SP1, from their current Windows Updates.

Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2 get Service Pack 1 shortly | TweakTown.com

Although Service Pack 1 has hit Release to Manufacturing status today, the actual download won't be able until next week. Volume license customers as well as Technet and MSDN subscribers will have access to it from February 16. Windows Update and pre-install availability should start on February 22.

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Anthony is a long time PC enthusiast with a passion of hate for games built around consoles. FPS gaming since the pre-Quake days, where you were insulted if you used a mouse to aim, he has been addicted to gaming and hardware ever since. Working in IT retail for 10 years gave him great experience with custom-built PCs. His addiction to GPU tech is unwavering.

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