Microsoft Windows Operating System

Windows 7*

Vendor Microsoft
Description Windows 7 operating system
Category Operating Systems
Availability Students: Microsoft Windows 7 is available to you free of charge from the Microsoft4Students website.

Faculty/Staff: Microsoft Windows 7 is the current operating system installed on upgraded campus computers. Campus computers still using Windows XP may be upgraded by submitting an IT Help Desk service request at or by phone at 252.328.9866


Students: If you need assistance, feel free to call the ITCS help desk at 252.328.9866 or visit the ACE Student Support Center in Rawl 208.

Faculty/Staff: Call the help desk or visit the walk-in help desk in Austin 103.

For at-home work, faculty/staff may purchase the following MS products from the Dowdy Student Store:

Windows 7 Ultimate Upgrade OS (32- and 64-bit); Windows 8 Pro upgrade (32- and 64-bit)

For help getting started with Windows 7 after your download, visit Getting Started with Windows 7

*Windows XP is now being phased out of support; limited support is available for Windows 8.1, but there are known problems using Banner INB and the ECU Physician EMR.