How to Download Windows 7?

There are still many Windows 7 lovers who refuse to upgrade to the latest versions of Windows. For them, the company announced it would be offering Windows 7 Extended Security Updates for a certain amount. The extended security updates will be made available depending upon the eligibility to do the same. These updates are only meant to offer support while businesses prepare to move to the latest version.

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There may be many reasons for you to download Windows 7. For example, if you need to install Windows 7 but you’ve lost or damaged your original setup disc.

Computer makers also often don’t include a Windows 7 DVD with new computers which makes it complicated to download. You might also want to download Windows 7 to just to try out the operating system or to put it on a second computer at home.

How to download Windows 7:

The Windows 7 file can be downloaded directly from official website of Microsoft as long as you know your Windows 7 product key, which is a unique 25-character code used to activate Windows 7 on your computer.

To download windows 7 follow the steps given below:

  1. Locate Windows 7 product key- The product key is a 25-character code that activates Windows. It helps in verifying that you are not using Windows on more PCs than allowed by Microsoft Software License Terms. Your original Windows 7 product key can be found inside the box of your Windows DVD, or in the confirmation email, you received at the time you purchased Windows.

(Note: Contact your PC’s manufacturer to obtain the product key in case you purchased a device on which Windows 7 came preinstalled).

  1. Go to Windows 7 Software download page on the Microsoft website.
  2. Scroll down and enter your 25-character Windows 7 product key.
  3. Click “Verify”. Microsoft will verify that your product key is valid.
  4. Now a list of product languages is displayed.
  5. Select your preferred product language.
  6. Select either “32-bit” or “64-bit,” depending on your PC’s processor.
  7. Windows 7 will begin downloading on your computer.
  8. Wait for Windows 7 to finish downloading. When complete, the Windows 7 file will be saved to your default Downloads location.
  9. Double-click on the file, select “setup” and follow the prompts.

If you are doubtful about the information or have any questions regarding Windows 7 download, you can always connect to Windows’ customer executives.