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Learn more about the Windows Anytime Upgrade: Windows 7 Home Premium to Professional
Windows Anytime Upgrade: Windows 7 Home Premium to Professional
If you want to run Windows 7 on your PC, here's what it takes:
1 gigahertz (GHz) or faster 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor 1 gigabyte (GB) RAM (32-bit) or 2 GB RAM (64-bit) 16 GB available hard disk space (32-bit) or 20 GB (64-bit) DirectX 9 graphics device with WDDM 1.0 or higher driver
Additional requirements to use certain features:
Internet access (fees may apply) Depending on resolution, video playback may require additional memory and advanced graphics hardware For some Windows Media Center functionality a TV tuner and additional hardware may be required Windows Touch and Tablet PCs require specific hardware HomeGroup requires a network and PCs running Windows 7 DVD/CD authoring requires a compatible optical drive Windows XP Mode requires an additional 1 GB of RAM, an additional 15 GB of available hard disk space, and a processor capable of hardware virtualization with Intel VT or AMD-V turned on Music and sound require audio output
With Windows 7 Professional, fewer walls stand between you and your success.
You can run many Windows XP productivity programs in Windows XP Mode and recover data easily with automatic backups to your home or business network.
You can also connect to company networks effortlessly and more securely with Domain Join.
With all the exciting entertainment features of Windows Home Premium, its a great choice for home and for business.