Linked by Eugenia Loli on Thu 8th Jun 2006 00:08 UTC, submitted by diegocg
Windows Microsoft released Vista Beta 2 for public consumption. It does not require a Key but will expire on June 1 2007. You can download the 3GB ISOs (or from here) for 32bit and 64bit architectures.
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Did I miss something here.
by Finchwizard on Thu 8th Jun 2006 08:59 UTC
Finchwizard
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2006-02-01

So I pay for an MSDN subscription.

I download Vista, and get a temp key which needs to be activated in 14 days.

And the public can download it for free and it doesn't expire until June 1st 2007!?

Seems kind of stupid.

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RE: Did I miss something here.
by netpython on Thu 8th Jun 2006 09:17 in reply to "Did I miss something here."
netpython Member since:
2005-07-06

MSDN is more than downloading beta's.Most people don't have the time for it:)

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