Windows 7 SP1 RTM leaks to torrent sites, Microsoft silent

By on January 20, 2011, 2:58 PM
Service Pack 1 for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 has hit the Release to Manufacturing (RTM) milestone. The build reportedly went final on January 18, 2011, according to Techarp.

The warez group WZ ZUKO has already started distributing this build to various torrent sites. It's important to note that Microsoft has yet to confirm that SP1 has hit RTM, so there are no details regarding a roadmap for the Release to Web (RTW) plan. "Microsoft has not released Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1, though we are on track for a Q1 release, as we previously announced," a Microsoft spokesperson said in a statement.

Here are the details of the reportedly final RTM build:

Build: 7601.17514.101119-1850
File: Windows6.1-KB976932-X86.exe
Size: 563,934,504 bytes
SHA-1: C3516BC5C9E69FEE6D9AC4F981F5B95977A8A2FA
MD5: 4BF28FC00D86C936C89E2D91EF46758B

Build: 7601.17514.101119-1850
File: Windows6.1-KB976932-X64.exe
Size: 947,070,088 bytes
SHA-1: 74865EF2562006E51D7F9333B4A8D45B7A749DAB
MD5: 28D3932F714BF71D78E75D36AA2E0FB8
CRC: 068C79C6

The first wave will support the following 36 languages: Arabic, Bulgarian, Chinese-Hong Kong SAR, Chinese-Simplified, Chinese-Taiwan, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Estonian, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latvian, Lithuanian, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese-Brazil, Portuguese-Portugal, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, Turkish, and Ukrainian.

We recommend waiting for Microsoft to make the official RTM and RTW announcement. Chances are you won't have to wait very long now!

User Comments: 14

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Guest said:

You are alittle late with this story by a few days.

i've already intergrated the SP1 in my original ISO.

Works good.

Guest said:

you the info you posted is only for the x64 version.


BUILD : 7601.17514.101119-1850

FILE : Windows6.1-KB976932-X86.exe

SIZE : 563,934,504 byte

SHA-1 : C3516BC5C9E69FEE6D9AC4F981F5B95977A8A2FA

MD5 : 4BF28FC00D86C936C89E2D91EF46758B

CRC : 5EB0FA87


BUILD : 7601.17514.101119-1850

FILE : Windows6.1-KB976932-X64.exe

SIZE : 947,070,088 byte

SHA-1 : 74865EF2562006E51D7F9333B4A8D45B7A749DAB

MD5 : 28D3932F714BF71D78E75D36AA2E0FB8

CRC : 068C79C6

Emil said:

Thanks, article updated.

Guest said:

No problem i've been messing with the service pack for the last day or so.

blimp01 said:

This isn't going to expire on me is it? i read somewhere that it lasts untill June 2011

Guest said:

It was not a torrent leak. softpedia was first.

Julio Franco Julio Franco, TechSpot Editor, said:

One way or another, very unexciting Service Pack this time around.

yowanvista yowanvista said:

Guest said:

It was not a torrent leak. softpedia was first.

It was available on zuko well before Softpedia released it

fpsgamerJR62 said:

Julio said:

One way or another, very unexciting Service Pack this time around.

Agreed, a testament to the quality of Windows 7. On any other Windows version, a service pack would be a much awaited event not only for the new features added but especially for the stability and bug fixes applied to the original release.

windmill007 said:

Now the mad rush for businesses to purchase a copy since they can tell there boss it has Service Pack 1 in it now. LOL

Guest said:

blimp01 I believe you say this for the RC version and not RTM.

blimp01 said:

thanks guest i get em mixed up a lot lol

tengeta tengeta said:

Meh I think Microsoft leaks this stuff on purpose because it tempts more people to try it out.

Guest said:

I don't care much to install a leaked RTM build.

This is a fake service pack! MS addressed a warning message for potentially unstable XP-based machines when a fake preview of XP SP3 came into surface a couple of months before the final build of XP SP3 being released in 2006.

Installing this "fake" SP1 RTM build can cause serious damages to your computer, forcing you to format and reinstall the OS.

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