All Windows 7 Software Applications Will Also Support Windows 7 x64 Bit

While Microsoft will release the Alpha Version of Windows 7 Logo Testing Kit on April 14th– we already know a few of Microsoft’s official requirements!
To qualify for the Windows 7 Logo, software must adhere to the following standards:
    • Comply with Anti-Spyware Coalition Guidelines
    • Do not modify Windows Resource Protections (WRP) protected resources
    • Ensure ongoing quality
Technical Requirements:
    • Clean, reversable installation
    • Install to the correct folders by default
    • Digitally sign files and drivers
    • Support x64 version of Windows
    • Do not block installation or application launch based on OS version check
    • Follow User Account Control (UAC) Guidelines
    • Adhere to Restart Manager Messages
    • Do not load Services and Drivers in Safe Mode
    • Support Multiuser Sessions

About blakehandler

BLAKE was a Microsoft MVP and award winning programmer with over 20+ years experience providing complete Windows and networking support for small to medium sized businesses. BLAKE is also Jazz Musician and Instructor for residential clients on the Los Angeles West Side.
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