How To Install Microsoft Windows 7?


How Many Types Of Windows 7 Available?

There are two types which are 32-bit and 64-bit versions.

Which Version Should I Use?

It depends on your Processor compatibilities (CPU), those two types are referring to the way a computer’s processor handles information. The 64-bit version of Windows handles large amounts of random access memory (RAM) more effectively than a 32-bit system.
So if your computer processor is 32-bit you cannot install the 64-bit Windows 7 on it and vice versa.

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Windows 11?

How Can I Know Which Windows Version My Processor Is Compatible With?

If you have Windows Vista installed on your computer you may follow the below steps to check:

  • Clicking the Start menu button, then click Control Panel.
  • Click on System and Maintenance.
  • Then click on System.
  • Under System, you can view the system type.

If you’re currently using Windows XP on your computer, follow the below steps:

  • Click Start, and then click Run.
  • Type winmsd.exe, and then click OK.

In the navigation pane, locate Processor under Item in the details pane. And check its value:

  • If the value that corresponds to Processor starts with x86, the computer is running a 32-bit version of Windows.
  • If the value that corresponds to Processor starts with ia64 or AMD64, the computer is running a 64-bit version of Windows.
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What Are The Minimum Hardware Requirements To Install The Microsoft Windows 7?

Below are the minimum requirements and these could be changed according to a special feature in Windows 7 such as the ability to watch and record live TV or navigation through the use of (touch) may require advanced or additional hardware.

  • 1 GHz processor or faster
  • 1 GB of RAM (for 32-bit) / 2 GB of RAM (for 64-bit)
  • 16 GB Disk space (for 32-bit) / 20 GB (for 64-bit)
 
Note: Normally the computer that has Windows Vista installed on it is compatible with Microsoft Windows 7.
 

How To Download The Microsoft Windows 7 From Microsoft.com?

 
Note: The below link is not working anymore as Microsoft has already released the Microsoft Windows 7 in the market, however, the below video is only for your reference.
 

Please refer to this link to start downloading the Windows 7:

Download Windows 7

How To Install Microsoft Windows 7 On My Computer?

Firas Sameer

This is me Firas Sameer the founder of Dealing With Windows, I am a computer and telecommunication engineer with over 14 years of experience, I love helping people and I love spending some of my free time posting useful articles for free about Microsoft windows.

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