What is a Windows 7 N edition?

Windows 7 N editions offer choice

Windows 7 N editions, available for customers who live in countries that are part of the European Economic Area, Croatia, and Switzerland, have been designed to give you most of the features of Windows 7—with the addition of choice.

Windows 7 N editions come in five editions: Starter, Home Premium, Professional, Enterprise, and Ultimate.

The N editions of Windows 7 allow you to choose your own media player and software required to manage and play CDs, DVDs, and other digital media files.

Frequently asked questions

What's not included in N editions of Windows 7?
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Article ID: 11529 - Last Review: 9 Sep 2016 - Revision: 11