Support for Windows 7
Support options, learn more and lifecycle information for Windows 7.
Support options and resources
For technical assistance with Windows 7, please click here. For other content, please select a category below.
Windows 7 Help & how to
Windows 7 and hardware and software compatibility
Get the latest service packs, updates and more
Self-support options for work
IT Pros: Windows 7 TechCenter on TechNet
Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack
Developers: Windows Client Developer Center on MSDN
Support for Small Business
Microsoft Partners: Visit the Microsoft Partner Network
Small and Midsize Business Guide
IT Pros: Microsoft TechNet Windows 7 forums
Developers: Microsoft MSDN Software Development for Windows Client forums
Get non-technical or customer service assistance
Technical support options
You may be entitled to free warranty support from your OEM (original equipment manufacturer). Visit our OEM contact page to learn how to tell whether your installation is OEM and to browse contact information for many OEMs. If your Microsoft product was preinstalled, distributed with your computer, or obtained as an upgrade directly from your computer manufacturer, the primary source for support is the original equipment manufacturer (OEM) who provided the Microsoft product.
Get Microsoft technical support
To find out what version you have, click the Start button, right click Computer and then click Properties.
Technical support options for work
IT Pros: Contact a Microsoft support professional using your TechNet subscription
Developers: Contact a Microsoft support professional using your MSDN Subscription
Microsoft Premier Customers: Visit Microsoft Premier Online (MPO) for troubleshooting resources or to submit an incident online
Microsoft Partners: Access unlimited online support via the Microsoft Partner Network
Microsoft Software Assurance
Learn more about Windows 7 support lifecycle
Support lifecycle policy page
Windows 7 support lifecycle policies
View support lifecycle information
Windows support lifecycle fact sheet
Support is ending for some versions of Windows