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Windows 7 Professional for Small Business: How to buy

Upgrading 1 - 4 PCs

Test drive

Experience a desktop environment with instructions that let you try the great new features in Windows 7 Professional.

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Windows XP mode
& compatibility

Windows XP Mode* allows you to run many older Windows XP programs from your Windows 7 desktop.
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End of support (EOS)
information for
Windows products

Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 3 is reaching end of support on April 8, 2014.

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You be the judge

Which Windows edition has the features you want? Compare Windows 7 Professional to previous versions and other editions.

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*Windows XP Mode runs on Windows 7 Professional and Ultimate. If not pre-installed, it can be downloaded free from Microsoft.