Windows 7 Application and Hardware Support
Application Installation and Support
Applications that bear the Windows 7 Compatible Logo:
ITS will install and support applications that bear the Windows 7 compatible Logo
For additional information on the Windows 7 Logo program, please visit: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/dd203105.aspx
Applications which do not bear the Windows 7 Logo must undergo rigorous testing by ITS to ensure it is compatible with Windows 7 and does not interfere with existing system configurations before they are approved for installation.
Application that do not pass internal application testing will be denied for installation. Examples of application compatibility testing include but are not limited to:
Must install and uninstall cleanly on 32 and 64-bit version of Windows 7 operating systems
Must conform to the Windows 7 UAC (User Access Control) features
Must comply with WRP (Windows Resource Protection)
Must install and utilize the proper Windows 7 folder locations.
Applications that are approved for installation, but do not bear the Windows 7 Compatible Logo, will not be supported by ITS unless explicitly supported by the vendor.
Hardware that bear the Windows 7 Hardware Logo:
- ITS will support and install hardware that bears the Windows 7 Hardware Logo.
- For additional information on the Windows 7 Hardware Logo program, please visit: http://www.microsoft.com/whdc/winlogo/about_win7.mspx
Hardware which does not bear the Windows 7 Hardware Logo must undergo rigorous testing by ITS to ensure they are compatible with Windows 7 and do not interfere with existing system configurations. All hardware must pass the following tests:
- Hardware and drivers must install and uninstall cleanly for both 32-bit and 64-bit versions of Windows 7
- Vendor must explicitly provide support for using the hardware and drivers with 32-bit and 64-bit versions of Windows 7