Today marks an important milestone for Windows 7: the arrival of its first service pack since the operating system's release in late 2009.
Service Pack 1 was released to manufacturers earlier this month, with the announcement that it would arrive in consumers' hands this week. The software is set to hit Windows Update later today, with it already being posted as a 1.95GB download bundle for all versions on Microsoft's Download Center. TechNet subscribers and Microsoft volume license customers got access to the update last week.
Microsoft says the standalone update package should weigh in at 527MB … Read more