Windows 7: Getting Started

Updated: August 6, 2009

Applies To: Windows 7


This collection contains important information that you should read before you first install and use Windows 7.

Release Notes

Learn about critical late-breaking issues and information about the Windows 7 operating system:

Release Notes: Important Issues in Windows 7

Additional Issues

Learn about issues in this release candidate of the Windows 7 operating system that are less critical than those reported in the release notes:

Things to Know About Windows 7

Getting Started with Windows Virtual PC

Learn how to get started with Windows Virtual PC by creating and configuring a virtual environment, such as Windows XP Mode:

Windows Virtual PC Help

See Also

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