Windows 7 SP1 RC leaked

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Few days backs Microsoft released the first Release Candidate of Windows 7 Service Pack 1 (SP1) build 7601.17105 to testers. It seems Russian site Wzor has leaked “Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 RC build 7601.17105.100929-1730″ and is now available for download in several file sharing sites and Bittorrent sites.

Update [31/05/2016] : If you are looking to download  Windows 7  / Windows 8 ISO images easily, then use this free & tiny tool called Windows ISO Downloader.


The Windows 7 SP1 RC is available for both 32-bit and 64-bit versions, the 32-bit versions weighs 337 MB and 64-bit version is about 614 MB in size.

This RC is currently available in English, French, German, Japanese and Spanish. According to build string “7601.17105.100929-1730“, it indicates that the current build was compiled on 29 September at 5.30 PM.

 

Details of the builds:

Windows 7 Service Pack 1 RC x86

BUILD: 7601.17105.100929-1730
FILE: Windows6.1-KB976932-x86-INTL.exe
SIZE: 353,458,408 byte
SHA-1: 8752FC227921995170E1AA6556C476EFDCD8A7D6
MD5: 5BF2AA8D339A036659ABF530932D9F52
CRC: 7808E98B
Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 RC x64
BUILD: 7601.17105.100929-1730
FILE: Windows6.1-KB976932-X64-INTL.exe
SIZE: 644,616,752 byte
SHA-1: B8E8935D782599B977D3D0FF15D8B3B539CA39C8
MD5: 59BA49FE307B89C20EBBE8D4C95622B0
CRC: 5329BB53

My suggestion is not to download this, because it is an unofficial version and the official version seems to be available by this week.

  1. What is the expected date of final version Win7 SP1? Will it be released in Q1 or Q2 or even more late.

  2. @Candy It doesn’t matter what M$ does to stop piracy the people who use the pirated version will be using the pirated version. At least until there are hackers like Daz & Hazar.

    If you take example of India where the average income of a person is earning 950$(According to latest HDI) which is roughly Rs. 42k & where 30% of national income is contributed 1% of very very rich people. But today’s world is all about computer but they can’t afford it so they have to use pirated stuff. People have no idea about linux or ubuntu to stop piracy govt. have to promote these OS.