Summary: Keep the license in a safe place; you may need it in the future to prove your copy is legal if you have to reinstall. Might be a good path to MS Windows 10
Pros: Better features than the non-Pro Win 7 OS. Worth the upgrade from family, because of networking and file encryption alone. I would buy the SP1 version now; save your self the download.
Cons: Microsoft (MS) never came out with a Service Pack 2 (SP2), so there is a massive amount of updates if you do a clean install. MS does not offer any update DVD/ CD so all updates must be made online. ( about 80 -100) Because the updates "stack" you have to apply them in order and can not skip to t...
I bought this for an older Toshiba Qosmio computer with XP. It worked flawlessly but buyers should know the product up front.
Nicholson, kevin, Amazon
28 May 2014
Summary: OEM versions of Windows operating systems are not guaranteed by Microsoft to install successfully on your computer. Buyers need to be prepared to find all needed drivers and applications to make the computer work properly.
Summary: Note to Microsoft, STOP just thinking about how to force profits by creating software updates that are not needed. Focus on the users needs first, profit will follow.
Pros: Switched from Windows XP Pro to Windows 7 Ultimate, after working with clients on Windows 8. To me Windows 7 is much faster than XP Pro in speed, and much faster than Windows 8 in use of the software.
Cons: Need more 64 bit programs, but still fast using 32 or 64 bit programs.
Summary: bought this to get rid of that windows 8.0 & i am soooooo glad i did. now i have my start menu set the way i like it, all my programs work flawlessly, so far i have had NOT one problem with it so far, Microsoft should of left windows looking and feeling more like windows 7...
Pros: everything! has areo (transparency), bitlocker ETC just like vista but greater & with out the problems and headaches that vista had...excessively and completely epically stable. and i can even do a complete pc back up so if something happens i can simply do a complete pc restore and BAM! all my p...