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About Windows 7 at Boston College
Microsoft commercially released Windows 7 on October 22, 2009. This most recent version of the Microsoft operating system simplifies everyday tasks with improved desktop navigation, home networking, and searching capabilities.
- Windows 7 is now being deployed through the BCCR Program.
- Students: Lean how to migrate to Windows 7 at the Walk-In Help Desk.
- Faculty and staff: If you are interested in moving to Windows 7, please contact your Technology Consultant.
There are some known compatibility issues with existing BC-specific applications and services. See Boston College's software testing results in the BC Application Compatibility Matrix (BC sign-in required). You can also review Microsoft's Windows 7 Software Compatibility Listing.