Whats the difference? Windows 7 SP1 vs. Windows 7 SP1 Debug/Check Build?
What specifically is the difference in the Windows 7 Pro with Service Pack 1 (vs) Windows 7 Pro with Service Pack 1 Debug Checked Build? I have the option to download either one but is one more unstable than the other? What's the major difference here?
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The regular build is the usual retail version of Windows as most of us use (SP1 or not).
The Debug/Check build is specifically for developers which has the debug flag set to make it easier for
drivers to be developed. This build runs a lot slower due to removal of optimizations and other functions.
Hope this helps.
Rob Brown -
Microsoft MVP <- profile - Windows Expert - Consumer : Bicycle - Mark Twain said it right.
Rob Brown - past Microsoft MVP - Windows Insider MVP 2016 - 2021 Microsoft MVP Windows and Devices for IT 2009 - 2020
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