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Today we opened up the Windows Home Server Beta program to everybody and anybody that wants to take a look, test it, or sleep well at night knowing that their PCs are automatically being backed up every night. Sign up and you are in!!

http://connect.microsoft.com/WindowsHomeServer

Don't be the last household with a broadband connection that has 2 or more PCs to take this great software for a spin. It is simple to setup, easy to use, and provides powerful capabilities including automated PC backup, easily expandable centralized storage ("no more drive letters"), remote access to your home server for downloading and uploading files, and remote access to your PCs too with your own personalized internet domain name.

We are getting close to shipping, so sign up for the beta now before it is too late.....

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From: http://blogs.technet.com/homeserver/...-last-one.aspx
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post #2 of 12
This is pretty neat (although yout title doesn't make much sense). I signed up.
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post #3 of 12
How about changing topic to "Windows Home Server: Open Beta"?
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post #4 of 12
Got my email from MS about it as well... gotta remember to install it now!
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post #5 of 12
Downloading now.

Thanks for the heads up.
post #6 of 12
Got it. I like it.

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post #7 of 12
Oh, nice. My brothers computer has an 80-gig driver that he uses like 10% of, this will be kinda nifty
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post #8 of 12
I just need to get a machine to install this on now. anyone seen the specs it needs?
post #9 of 12
i signed up and all but i can't seem to fin where you get the product key...

Edit: hmmm... it looks like connect.microsoft.com is down.

This is on OS right? so is it based on vista? if so will it support dx10?d

Edit: nvm i figured it out, but i would still like to know if it will support dx10. i guess i'll find out.
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When does this turn itself off? Vista RC1 was 5/31/2007 etc.. Kinda wanna get away with using Beta builds lol.
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