Windows Vista build 5600

6.0.5600.16384.vista_rc1.060829-2230
Build of Windows Vista
Screenshot
Release nameRelease Candidate 1
OS familyWindows NT
Version number6.0
Build number5600
Build revision16384
Architecturex86, x64
Build labvista_rc1
Compiled on2006-08-29
Expiration date
Timebomb2007-05-31 (+275 days)
SKUs
Business
Business N
Home Basic
Home Basic N
Home Premium
Starter
Ultimate
About dialog
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Windows Vista build 5600 is the official Release Candidate 1 build of Windows Vista, which was first released to technical beta testers on 1 September 2006[1] then to the wider public five days later on 6 September.[2]

Editions and keys[edit | edit source]

Edition / SKU Name Key
Starter 6GHT4-62PKK-H3274-4YHC4-7FGPY
Home Basic PY2RB-BQRKG-9TQ3P-GVJ43-VFGR6
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
Enterprise MF9PG-RQK7R-26BPJ-TWFYK-RHXCM
Ultimate 7YJ76-6WJF4-D3PH9-P2Q6W-Y9Q38

Bugs and quirks[edit | edit source]

  • On some computers, Setup may be unable to copy files required for installation. This seems to be an error with disk drivers in WinPE.
  • On hibernation, the lock sound is played before the system powers down.

Gallery[edit | edit source]

Miscellaneous[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Industry Testing of Windows Vista Release Candidate 1 Begins, Microsoft PressPass. 5 September 2006.
  2. White, Nick. Clarification on Availability of the Windows Vista RC1 Customer Preview Program, Windows Vista Team Blog. 6 September 2006.