How To Install Service Pack 1 On Windows 7

Install Service Pack 1 On Windows 7

Today, I am talking about How to Install Service Pack 1 on Windows 7. Previously, I wrote about How to check if service pack one is installed on your Windows 7 or not. Someone ask me that how to install service pack one on Windows 7. Then, I think to install service pack one on Windows 7 is not an easy task. So, I decided to make an article on how to install service pack one on Windows 7. There are many methods to install service pack one, but I am giving two methods out of those. So, let’s come to our first method.

how to install service pack 1 on windows 7

Method 1: From Windows Update:

Step 1: First click on the start menu button, click on All Program and select Windows Update.

check for update

Step 2: Right side of the page, click on “Check for updates”.

update windows 7

Step 3: Then, Click on “critical update is available” and then select “Service Pack for Microsoft Windows (KB976932)” and then click on ok.

windows update available

Step 4: Click on “Install Updates”. If you are the administrator, So, It will not ask you to enter the password but if you are a local or family user, so, you had to enter the Administer Password.

win 7 service pack

Step 5: When the Installation is Complete, it will ask you to reboot the system. Click on “Restart Now”.

start update

Step 6: Log on to your computer and you will receive a notification pointing that your Update is successfully done. Click on close.

Method 2: Installing Windows 7 SP1 from Microsoft Download Center:

First of all check you have installed “Windows Update KB2454826”. if you have this update install then download window service pack 1 from Microsoft download canter  or you haven’t this update then update you windows and install “Windows Update KB2454826”.

click on link to go on Microsoft Win 7 service pack one page.

Download windows 7 service pack 1

Step 1: On Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 page, click on Continued to processed.

Step 2: Then it will ask you to install “Genuine Windows Validation Component.” Click on the install button.

Step 3: After the Security process is complete, the download button is available for you and you can download it. Select the version according to your system. If you have a 32-bit system, then select “windows6.1-KB976932-X86.exe” and if you have 64-bit then select “windows6.1-KB976932-X64.exe”.

Select window 7 sp1 version

Step 4: Click on download the file. After the download is completed, then double click on your service pack one that you downloaded, and it on run to start the installation process.

Step 5: Install Windows service pack 1 page opens up, Click on next.


Step 6: If you are installing this on a laptop, make sure that your power adapter is connected to the laptop.

Step 7: If you want your PC to be reboot automatically. So, check on the box pointing to restart the PC and start the installation.

click on install for sp1

Step 8: Once the installation is complete I will automatically reboot your PC. Log on to your PC and a confirmation message comes that the update is successfully done.

window 7 sp1 installed

Final Words!

I hope you like my post, and I think now you successfully installed windows sp1 (service pack 1) on your system. If you like my how to install service pack 1 on Windows 7 guide, then share it with your friends, or you have any question related this post, please ask me by leaving a comment below.

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