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What are the real pro's about this SP? Improved security? Anything else?
As far as I know it pretty much just has all of the previous updates bunched up in to a single package. Sure, it does have some new features, but nothing groundbreaking.
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For realz! The time has come.... TIME FOR EVERYONE TO FORMAT! /end dramatic speech
Why is it necessary to format?
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I'm stuck @ 25%
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will this SP contain the update that installs the legit activation patch?
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What are the real pro's about this SP? Improved security? Anything else?
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 features and services in Windows 7, such as improved reliability when connecting to HDMI audio devices, printing using the XPS Viewer, and restoring previous folders in Windows Explorer after restarting.
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Service Pack 1 (SP1) for Windows Server 2008 R2 and Windows 7 helps keep your PCs and servers on the latest support level. It provides ongoing improvements to the Windows operating system (including previous updates delivered over Windows Update and incremental updates to the Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 platforms based on customer and partner feedback) and makes it easy for organizations to deploy a single set of updates.[Source]
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Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 will help you:
Keep your PCs supported and up-to-date
Get ongoing updates to the Windows 7 platform
Easily deploy cumulative updates at a single time
Meet your users' demands for greater business mobility
Provide a comprehensive set of virtualization innovations
Provide an easier Service Pack deployment model for better IT efficiency[Source]


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Originally Posted by YerMother View Post
Why is it necessary to format?
It's not, but most people will just to have a nice fresh install of everything at once. Lol
Edited by XiCynx - 2/23/11 at 3:26am
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SP1 is a rollup of all previous updates released. It doesn't do much for up to date 7 users but it has a couple new advanced features for Server 2008.
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post #18 of 22
I can't seem to update, it always fails for me D:

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Failed: 1 Update

Errors found: Code 800737712
Halp?
post #19 of 22
Popped up yesterday for me so I installed then.
post #20 of 22
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will this SP contain the update that installs the legit activation patch?
no
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