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recently I have Installed Microsoft Visual Studio 2012, Whenever I try to Install Team Foundation Server It gives me this error:

Error : TF400157 : Service Pack 1 or higher is required for this version of Windows.

This Is because I'm running a themed Windows 7 called xDark V3 or something like this, Is It possible to change name of my Windows or something else to Install Foundation Server?


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What makes you think the theme has anything to do with it? Try taking the error message literally and install service pack 1. – Tanner Faulkner May 25 '13 at 23:39

Have you installed Windows 7 Service Pack 1? That's what the error is complaining about. Follow the instructions here to check:

  • learn if Windows 7 SP1 is already installed

    1. Click the Start button , right-click Computer, and then click Properties.
    2. If Service Pack 1 is listed under Windows edition, SP1 is already installed on your computer.
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Technically my windows is: Windows 7 Ultimate but themed. – 111WARLOCK111 May 25 '13 at 21:10
@user2248354 - Do you have Service Pack 1 installed? – shf301 May 25 '13 at 21:11
No, I don't think so. – 111WARLOCK111 May 25 '13 at 21:13
@user2248354 Then install Windows 7 Service Pack 1 and TFS 2012 will work. – shf301 May 25 '13 at 21:14
What you mean is changing my Windows, Is it possible to download something like this to fix it? – 111WARLOCK111 May 25 '13 at 21:16

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