Microsoft mentioned before that they will release final build of SP1 of Windows 7 for public on 22nd February. Now They have released Windows 7 SP1 RTM for all. The public release follows a private release to MSDN and TechNet customers last week. Microsoft has confirmed 7601.17514.101119-1850 is the final RTM. The software giant is expected to release the final bits to Windows Update shortly.
The update will bring additional support for Windows 7 clients to effectively communicate with third-party identity federation services and will improve the ability to communicate identity and authentication information between organizations and Improved HDMI audio device performance.
Read the points below before proceeding:
- In order to download and install Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 you must currently have a Release to Manufacturing (RTM) version of Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2 already installed.
- If you’ve previously installed a pre-release version of Windows 7 & Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 on your machine, you must uninstall that version before installing SP1.
- Don’t download this if you’re updating just one computer, instead update to SP1 directly by downloading the required updates via Windows Update.