Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 29th Feb 2012 15:29 UTC
Windows I'm swamped with real-world work at the moment, so you'll have to settle for this quickie: the consumer preview for Windows 8 has been released. Go get it and report in what you find!
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RE[2]: Comment by ephracis
by ephracis on Wed 29th Feb 2012 17:03 UTC in reply to "RE: Comment by ephracis"
ephracis
Member since:
2007-09-23

Here I am going at 80 kb/s. With an advertised speed of 10 Mbit. Guess my link to their servers isn't as good as that in NL.

Well, well. It'll give me more time to study for my exams.

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RE[3]: Comment by ephracis
by Verunks on Wed 29th Feb 2012 17:56 in reply to "RE[2]: Comment by ephracis"
Verunks Member since:
2007-04-02

try to download the iso directly, their downloader was quite slow for me too
32bit http://iso.esd.microsoft.com/WCPDL/BD1B8A49393E30CC9C4E5C88457D73E9...
64bit http://iso.esd.microsoft.com/WCPDL/BD1B8A49393E30CC9C4E5C88457D73E9...

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RE[4]: Comment by ephracis
by ephracis on Wed 29th Feb 2012 18:00 in reply to "RE[3]: Comment by ephracis"
ephracis Member since:
2007-09-23

I am downloading the ISO directly. Wasn't aware of a download manager. Perhaps that's why I am so slow. ;)

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RE[3]: Comment by ephracis
by l3v1 on Thu 1st Mar 2012 07:17 in reply to "RE[2]: Comment by ephracis"
l3v1 Member since:
2005-07-06

I'm using the downloadthemall plugin for firefox with 10 segments and it downloads with 2.45mb/s.

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