FIX: Blurred Text problem with core fonts in Internet Explorer 9

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You may have noticed “IE9 is showing blurred text in some core fonts then text displayed in IE8.” I observed while I was on Facebook and found that IE9 is not rendering few core fonts as sharp as in IE8 and impacted fonts are Arial, Verdana and Tahoma. “This issue occurs because of a design […]

FIX: Windows 7 Service Pack 1 is not shown in Windows Update

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Windows 7 SP1 has already hit Windows Update which is the recommended way to get SP1 by turning on automatic updates. But you might not see Windows 7 SP1 in Windows Update, due to some reasons. So we have complied few solutions that may help you to get SP1 via Windows Update. Make Sure… Your […]

Download: Service Pack 1 of Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 is available

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Today Microsoft has released the final version of Service Pack 1 for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 for general public. The build no. is 7601.17514.101119-1850 Windows 7 Service Pack 1 (SP1) is an important update that includes previously released security, performance, and stability updates for Windows 7. SP1 also includes new improvements to […]

How to Enable/Disable Battery Health Warning messages in Windows 7 SP1

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Windows 7 makes use of a feature of modern laptop batteries which have circuitry and firmware that can report to Windows the overall health of the battery. This is reported in absolute terms as Watt-hours (W-hr) power capacity. Windows 7 then does a simple calculation to determine a percentage of degradation from the original design […]

Download: Windows Automated Installation Kit (WAIK) for Windows 7 SP1

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The Windows Automated Installation Kit (AIK) for Windows 7 SP1 helps you to install, customize, and deploy the Microsoft Windows 7 SP1 and Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 family of operating systems. The Windows Automated Installation Kit (Windows AIK) is a set of tools and documentation that support the configuration and deployment of Windows operating […]

How to Remove/Uninstall Windows 7 Service Pack 1 RC

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Microsoft has already released final version of Service Pack 1 for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2. If you want to install Windows 7/Server 2008 R2 SP1, you must uninstall any pre-release version of service pack. Make sure, you didn’t clean Service Pack Backup files. You can use following any of the methods to […]

Windows 7 SP1 RTM is available for MSDN and TechNet subscribers

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Yes! finally the long anticipated update for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 is being made available to MSDN and TechNet subscribers. Microsoft has already shipped the final build of Windows 7 SP1 to OEM partners. The final build string is as: 7601.17514.101119-1850. Service Pack 1 for Windows 7 is nothing more than a […]

[Update] Microsoft to release Windows 7 SP1 RTM on February 22nd

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Previously Microsoft promised that Service Pack 1 for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 will be available by Q3 of 2011. But rumours are coming that RTM build of Windows 7 SP1 has been signed off and will be made available to MSDN and TechNet subscribers on February 16th, followed by general public release […]

Microsoft may release Windows 7 SP1 RTM today

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Its official! Microsoft has already compiled gold version of Server Pack 1 for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2. A blog post on Russian TechNet confirms that final bits of Service Pack is ready and may rollout today on web. According to source, the RTM build string is 7601.17514.101119-1850 that clearly states the build […]

Windows Service Pack Blocker Tool Kit is Available for Windows 7 SP1 RTM

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Windows Service Pack Blocker Tool Kit temporarily prevents installation of Service Pack updates through Windows Update that is valid for 12 months following general availability of the service pack. This toolkit contains three components. A Microsoft-signed executable – creates a registry key on the computer on which it is run that blocks or unblocks the […]