Release of Windows 7 Service 2015 Core Beta

Release of Windows 7 Service 2015 Beta Build

IT Services are pleased to announce the release of the Windows 7 Core Beta Build for the 2015/16 academic year. Please install this core beta build onto a test machine and use it to evaluate its suitability as a platform for learning and teaching next year. Documentation for this year’s beta release can be found on the Desktop Resource workspace:

Release Notes for this 2015 Beta Build:

\\\DesktopResource\Windows 7 Service 2015 Beta Documents\W7 Core Beta 2015-2016 Release Notes.docx

Deployment Procedure for Lab Managers v2.9.9 W7 2015 Image:

\\\DesktopResource\Windows 7 Service 2015 Beta Documents\Deployment Procedure for Lab Managers.docx

Installing Windows 7: OS Deployment using SCCM Task Sequence Media:

\\\DesktopResource\Windows 7 Service 2015 Beta Documents\Installing Windows 7 Service (Staff and Labs).docx

Windows 7 – Service Definition V1.7:

\\\DesktopResource\Windows 7 Service 2015 Beta Documents\Windows 7 – Service Definition.docx


The beta testing period will continue until the end of June when the final build will be released.

Can I get more information and help:

Contact the IT Service Desk via or on extension 222333.