General Details about Update Rollup 7
Update Rollup 7 is cumulative. You do not need to install any previous Update Rollups prior to Update Rollup 7
The Update Rollup 7 download contains updates for the 40 supported Language Packs. Prior to installing the Update Rollup 7 Language pack you must install the original Language pack. If you have Language Packs installed, you should
Download the Update Rollup 7 Language Pack
Install the Update Rollup 7 Language Pack
De-provision the Language Pack
Re-provision the Language Pack
Update Rollup 7 adds support for Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2 and SQL Server 2008 R2
Information about how to avoid reboots when installing the CRM Outlook Client can be found in the Update Rollup 4 blog posting. If the Client is being installed via AutoUpdate a reboot will be required because the AutoUpdate code is being updated in Update Rollup 7.
The Update Rollup 7 Client can be deployed before the server is upgraded to Update Rollup 7
The Update Rollup 7 Client cannot be uninstalled because of schema changes made to the offline database. All other Update Rollup 7 components (Server, Language Pack, SRS, Exchange Router, etc) can be uninstalled.
The Update Rollup 7 Client package will be a prerequisite for all future Client Update Rollups. Starting with Update Rollup 8 the client updates will block installation if the Update Rollup 7 Client is not found.
The Update Rollup 7 Client has new prerequisites
An internet connection is required for successful Client installation
Client update installation will take longer than previous URs, so please be patient
Steps to make the Update Rollup 7 Client available via AutoUpdate can be found in the Update Rollup 4 blog posting. Once published the Link and Patch IDs can be found in kb article 971782.