Windows Vista build 5355 (vbl_media)

Build of Windows Vista
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Timebomb2007-03-07 (+343 days)
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Windows Vista build 5355 (vbl_media) is an eHome OEM build of Windows Vista, which was shared by BetaArchive user marcoguy on 19 December 2016.[1]

Editions and keys[edit | edit source]

Edition / SKU Name Key
Starter 6GHT4-62PKK-H3274-4YHC4-7FGPY
Home Basic N 6J8RT-947JQ-XDGV4-4FCTV-QRRXV
Home Premium 7KKWR-978CY-8GMWD-X2RF9-PJ6BB
Business YVT36-YVCP2-J97GQ-7T22R-RWV8P
Business N 7K8QY-WRC42-QCRDJ-QK968-XFJCJ
Ultimate 7YJ76-6WJF4-D3PH9-P2Q6W-Y9Q38

New features and changes[edit | edit source]

  • Aero has been updated.
  • This build uses the final banners in winver.
  • Remote Desktop Connection now uses the RTM app banner.
  • Windows Defender copyright date has been updated to 2006.
  • Windows Explorer's preview pane background is now colored as a gradient formed by different shades of blue, just like seen in RTM.
  • Minor icon updates to Windows Photo Gallery.

Windows Media Player 11[edit | edit source]

Windows Media Player 11 received minor icon updates around the app's interface and the first run wizard received minor changes.

Control Panel[edit | edit source]

  • Date and Time, Welcome Center and Sidebar applets in Control Panel has received new icons.
  • System applet now resembles the RTM style.
  • The sidebar banner now has an aurora rather than a Windows logo.
  • Category View sublink color is now blue rather than black.
  • Backup and Restore received a minor overhaul.
  • Welcome Center's "Get Started with Windows" section now has new and updated links.

Bugs[edit | edit source]

Installation[edit | edit source]

Partition and format the drive before starting setup, as there is a chance for setup to BSOD while formatting. When you reach the OOBE, it might hang, so press Shift+F10 to open Command Prompt, run taskmgr, and then kill the process msoobe.exe.

Gallery[edit | edit source]

Miscellaneous[edit | edit source]

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