Oooh it’s my favorite… 4,332,546 language updates!

Description of Software Update Services and Windows Server Update Services changes in content for 2009:
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx/kb/894199

Saw two potential updates coming out on the update list next week… first off my favorite…

Language Pack – Windows 7 (KB972813)

Locale: All
Deployment: Optional Installation
Classification: Updates, Non-Security
Target platforms: Windows 7 Ultimate Language Packs
Approximate file sizes:

  • Arabic Language Pack – Windows 7 update: ~ 47584KB
  • Arabic Language Pack – Windows 7 x64 update: ~ 52497KB
  • Bulgarian Language Pack – Windows 7 update: ~ 35390KB
  • Bulgarian Language Pack – Windows 7 x64 update: ~ 41616KB
  • Chinese (Simplified) Language Pack – Windows 7 update: ~ 140782KB
  • Chinese (Simplified) Language Pack – Windows 7 x64 update: ~ 160194KB
  • Chinese (Traditional) Language Pack – Windows 7 update: ~ 111282KB
  • Chinese (Traditional) Language Pack – Windows 7 x64 update: ~ 182566KB
  • Croatian Language Pack – Windows 7 update: ~ 41145KB
  • Croatian Language Pack – Windows 7 x64 update: ~ 47212KB
  • Czech Language Pack – Windows 7 update: ~ 46420KB
  • Czech Language Pack – Windows 7 x64 update: ~ 55033KB
  • Danish Language Pack – Windows 7 update: ~ 41340KB
  • Danish Language Pack – Windows 7 x64 update: ~ 49726KB
  • Dutch Language Pack – Windows 7 update: ~ 44655KB
  • Dutch Language Pack – Windows 7 x64 update: ~ 53007KB
  • English Language Pack – Windows 7 update: ~ 156628KB
  • English Language Pack – Windows 7 x64 update: ~ 162275KB
  • Estonian Language Pack – Windows 7 update: ~ 33532KB
  • Estonian Language Pack – Windows 7 x64 update: ~ 39634KB
  • Finnish Language Pack – Windows 7 update: ~ 46257KB
  • Finnish Language Pack – Windows 7 x64 update: ~ 54731KB
  • French Language Pack – Windows 7 update: ~86313 KB
  • French Language Pack – Windows 7 x64 update: ~ 94954KB
  • German Language Pack – Windows 7 update: ~ 107243KB
  • German Language Pack – Windows 7 x64 update: ~ 116051KB
  • Greek Language Pack – Windows 7 update: ~ 44249KB
  • Greek Language Pack – Windows 7 x64 update: ~ 53996KB
  • Hebrew Language Pack – Windows 7 update: ~ 36267KB
  • Hebrew Language Pack – Windows 7 x64 update: ~ 45274KB
  • Hungarian Language Pack – Windows 7 update: ~ 42816KB
  • Hungarian Language Pack – Windows 7 x64 update: ~ 51457KB
  • Italian Language Pack – Windows 7 update: ~ 41627KB
  • Italian Language Pack – Windows 7 x64 update: ~ 50076KB
  • Japanese Language Pack – Windows 7 update: ~ 92475KB
  • Japanese Language Pack – Windows 7 x64 update: ~ 112125KB
  • Korean Language Pack – Windows 7 update: ~ 47804KB
  • Korean Language Pack – Windows 7 x64 update: ~ 68206KB
  • Latvian Language Pack – Windows 7 update: ~ 30411KB
  • Latvian Language Pack – Windows 7 x64 update: ~ 36416KB
  • Lithuanian Language Pack – Windows 7 update: ~ 34747KB
  • Lithuanian Language Pack – Windows 7 x64 update: ~ 40826KB
  • Norwegian Language Pack – Windows 7 update: ~ 48544KB
  • Norwegian Language Pack – Windows 7 x64 update: ~ 56850KB
  • Polish Language Pack – Windows 7 update: ~ 47862KB
  • Polish Language Pack – Windows 7 x64 update: ~ 56587KB
  • Portuguese (Brazil) Language Pack – Windows 7 update: ~ 44296KB
  • Portuguese (Brazil) Language Pack – Windows 7 x64 update: ~ 53044KB
  • Portuguese (Portugal) Language Pack – Windows 7 update: ~ 44651KB
  • Portuguese (Portugal) Language Pack – Windows 7 x64 update: ~ 53171KB
  • Romanian Language Pack – Windows 7 update: ~ 40037KB
  • Romanian Language Pack – Windows 7 x64 update: ~ 45970KB
  • Russian Language Pack – Windows 7 update: ~ 46289KB
  • Russian Language Pack – Windows 7 x64 update: ~ 55821KB
  • Serbian (Latin) Language Pack – Windows 7 update: ~ 43526KB
  • Serbian (Latin) Language Pack – Windows 7 x64 update: ~ 49564KB
  • Slovak Language Pack – Windows 7 update: ~ 34808KB
  • Slovak Language Pack – Windows 7 x64 update: ~ 40864KB
  • Slovenian Language Pack – Windows 7 update: ~ 34333KB
  • Slovenian Language Pack – Windows 7 x64 update: ~ 40382KB
  • Spanish Language Pack – Windows 7 update: ~ 92298KB
  • Spanish Language Pack – Windows 7 x64 update: ~ 100911KB
  • Swedish Language Pack – Windows 7 update: ~ 44978KB
  • Swedish Language Pack – Windows 7 x64 update: ~ 53493KB
  • Thai Language Pack – Windows 7 update: ~ 36072KB
  • Thai Language Pack – Windows 7 x64 update: ~ 42147KB
  • Turkish Language Pack – Windows 7 update: ~ 37848KB
  • Turkish Language Pack – Windows 7 x64 update: ~ 46227KB
  • Ukrainian Language Pack – Windows 7 update: ~ 37220KB
  • Ukrainian Language Pack – Windows 7 x64 update: ~ 43528KB

Description:
After you install this language pack, you can change the display language of Windows 7 to be the language pack language.

4,334,765 downloads that will end up on my WSUS server that I will need to click and say “no I don’t want you”.

But then again, you’ll need first this download to support Win7’s on your WSUS servers in the first place:

Windows Server Update Services 3.0 SP2 (KB972455)

Locale: All
Deployment: Windows Update, Microsoft Update, Important/Automatic Updates, WSUS, and Catalog
Classification: Service Packs
Supersedes:

  • KB948014 on Windows Vista and Windows Server 2003
  • KB935524 on Windows Vista and Windows Server 2003

Target platforms: Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008 x86, Windows Server 2008 x64 Edition, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2003 x86, and Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition
Approximate file sizes:

  • Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2003 update: ~ 84386KB
  • Windows 7 x64, Windows Server 2008 R2 x64, Windows Server 2008 x64, Windows Vista x64, Windows Server 2003 x64 update: ~ 86770KB

Description:
Install Microsoft Windows Server Update Services 3.0 Service Pack 2 (WSUS 3.0 SP2) to obtain improvements including support for Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows 7 clients, BranchCache and additional features. After you install this item, you may have to restart your computer.

2 Thoughts on “Oooh it’s my favorite… 4,332,546 language updates!

  1. There’s also IE8 deployment through WSUS happening next week.

  2. Rich Lusk on August 21, 2009 at 10:18 am said:

    Here’s hoping that SBS2K8 Update Rollup 3 is released Tuesday as well. Anyone know for sure?

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