Microsoft has made available a trial version of Windows 7 Enterprise in both 32-bit and 64-bit versions. According to Microsoft, "It is designed specifically for IT Professionals, so that you can test your software and hardware on a final version of the product. In addition, it provides the opportunity for you to become more familiar with the key improvements over previous versions of the Windows operating system, and experience firsthand how Windows 7 can make your PC environment more productive, secure, and manageable." The free trial version is available as DVD images or a VHD (virtual hard disk) file for use in Virtual PC or Hyper-V Server.
Download 32-bit or 64-bit Windows 7 Enterprise Trial
Download 32-bit VHD Windows 7 Enterprise Trial
Keep in mind that Windows 7 Enterprise is equivalent to Windows 7 Ultimate.
Microsoft has pulled all available copies of the Windows 7 evaluation trial now that Windows 10 has been released. The Windows 10 Enterprise edition trial, and information on many other editions of Windows 10 available for download, can be found here. If you would like to download the full edition of Windows 7, which can be used for up to 90 days without being activated, you can download the Windows 7 ISO directly from Microsoft by clicking here but note a product key is required to download.
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