Use these sales and marketing materials to help you communicate with customers about Windows 8.1:
Explore OEM Partner Center resources to learn, build, and sell Windows 8.1.
The following Windows 7 products will reach End of License (EOL) on October 31, 2014:
- Windows 7 Ultimate
- Windows 7 Home Premium
- Windows 7 Home Basic
- After this date, system builders will no longer be able to order Windows 7 product from authorized distributors, with the exception of Windows 7 Professional.
- System builders are permitted to sell through any inventory of Windows 7 product.
- Windows 7 Professional will continue to be available from authorized distributors. The Windows 7 Professional EOL date has not yet been announced.
- Microsoft will give OEMs a minimum of one year's notice of the Windows 7 Professional EOL date.
For more information about the lifecycle of Windows products, visit the Windows lifecycle fact sheet or the Microsoft Support website.
Find OEM software downloads, online training, technical documentation, and videos to guide you through the Windows 7 preinstallation process.
The Windows 7 Value Pack is a free DVD that you can include in the images that you build for Windows 7 PCs. It consolidates selected Windows 7 application software into one collection.