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Office of Management & Finance

Bureau of Technology Services

Front Desk: 503-823-5198

BTS HelpDesk: 503-823-5199

1120 SW 5th Avenue, Suite 450, Portland, OR 97204

Windows 7 Operating System



The Bureau of Technology Services has completed the planning, testing and implementation of the next generation operating system: Windows 7.  


As of 10/3/2011, Windows 7 has been adopted as the City of Portland standard operating system and will be deployed through life cycle replacements (LCR), break/fix, and expansion desktops and laptops.  BTS expects to replace all Windows XP systems with Windows 7 by April 2014.

Windows 7 Administrative Rights Request Form

"Service Requests" > "Windows 7 Administrative Privileges Request"

Workstation Administrative Rights

By having administrative rights to computer workstations, you are bound by all applicable Administrative Rules.