Build list legend
|Version of Microsoft Windows|
|OS family||Windows NT|
|Codename||Quebec (Standard 7)|
|Release date||2010-07-29 (Standard)|
|Support end||2020-10-13 (Standard)|
2023-10-10 (Standard, Extended Security Updates)
2024-10-14 (POSReady, Extended Security Updates)
Windows Embedded POSReady 2009
Windows Embedded 7 is a family of Windows 7-based operating systems developed by Microsoft. It succeeded the Windows XP-based Windows Embedded 2009 operating system line. The line consists of both the Standard and POSReady operating systems, which were released in April 2010 and September 2011 respectively.
In a similar fashion to the previous release of Windows Embedded, there are two variants of Windows Embedded 7:
Since these operating systems are lightweight and intended to be used in embedded systems, most features that are found in the original release of Windows 7 were removed due to a lack of necessity for industrial use.