|Processor:||1 gigahertz (GHz) or faster with two or more cores on a compatible 64-bit processor or system on a chip (SoC)|
4 gigabytes (GB) or greater
64 GB or greater available disk space
Compatible with DirectX 12 or later, with a WDDM 2.0 driver.
|System Firmware||EUFI, Secure Boot Capable|
|TPM:||Trusted Platform Module version 2.0|
High definition (720p) display, 9" or greater monitor, 8 bits per color channel.
|Internet Connection||Internet connectivity is necessary to perform updates and to download and use some features|
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Windows 7 here, still around!
Unleash Productivity with a Timeless Classic
Explore the key features that made Windows 7 Professional a trusted choice for business and personal use
Enhanced Security and Reliability
Experience robust security and reliability with Windows 7 Professional. Benefit from features like BitLocker Drive Encryption, which safeguards your data from unauthorized access, and AppLocker, allowing you to control application usage and prevent malware threats.
Take advantage of features like Snap, which allows you to effortlessly organize and manage multiple windows on your desktop, and Windows Search, enabling quick access to files, folders, and applications.
Stay connected and productive with Windows 7 Professional's networking capabilities. Utilize features like Domain Join, which enables easy integration into business networks, and Remote Desktop, allowing secure access to your computer from anywhere, enhancing collaboration and flexibility.
Compatibility and Legacy Support
Windows 7 Professional offers extensive compatibility with a wide range of software and hardware, making it an ideal choice for businesses and individuals with legacy systems. Benefit from the familiarity and stability of Windows 7 while seamlessly running essential applications and devices.
Have a look at the frequently asked questions for Windows 7. You might find the answer you need here.
Can I upgrade my "Home" edition with this key?
You cannot upgrade from Home to Pro by using a OEM product key. However, we wrote a quick guide that explains you to what to do before activating your new license. Visit the Support Center for more info.
Is Windows 7 Professional still supported?
No, mainstream support for Windows 7 Professional ended on January 13, 2015. Extended support, which included security updates, ended on January 14, 2020. This means that Microsoft no longer provides regular updates, bug fixes, or technical support for Windows 7 Professional.
Do I have to format the computer to use the new product key?
No, you can use your new product key on an existing installation, as long as it complies with the requirements posted on the product page. It may be necessary to uninstall your old key before applying the new one. If support with this is needed, visit our Support Center
Is a USB stick necessary for the installation?
If you are willing to perform a clean installation by formatting your hard drive, a USB drive is strongly recommended (with a minimum size of 8GB). However, if you plan to upgrade an existing installation, this will not be necessary, as you will follow the Activation Guide you will receive via email.
Can I install Windows 7 Professional on a new computer?
Yes, you can install Windows 7 Professional on a new computer as long as you have a valid license. However, it is important to note that newer hardware may not have compatible drivers available for Windows 7, which can lead to compatibility and performance issues. It is recommended to check hardware compatibility and consider upgrading to a newer version of Windows for better compatibility and support.