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Joined. Will download and try a real install when I get home, non VM.
post #132 of 139
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Release Candidate OUT

https://connect.microsoft.com/site1223/program6994


Going to test later tonight enjoy
Thanks, i'll add it to the OP.
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anyone else get this when trying to get it?
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The content that you requested cannot be found or you do not have permission to view it.

If you believe you have reached this page in error, click the Help link at the top of the page to report the issue and include this ID in your e-mail: 786f9637-3c1d-4b8b-be42-a6084990fc93
post #134 of 139
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Originally Posted by M1nUrThr3t;13359891 
anyone else get this when trying to get it?

Just click on the Microsoft Connect icon in the top left. Then login, click on Directory in the top right of that page, and Windows Thin PC is the first entry in the list.
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Just click on the Microsoft Connect icon in the top left. Then login, click on Directory in the top right of that page, and Windows Thin PC is the first entry in the list.
thank figured it out already,
post #136 of 139
Getting the Same error.

Waiting for RTM to release.

BTW does MS office 2007/2010 install & work on this OS?
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Link is working.

Use the old method(CTP) of downloading the RC
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post #138 of 139
I've installed this on my Netbook last night. My overall impressions:
No search bar (why ms?)
Security Essentials Not Supported
No options to rotate display

That being said other than these glaring errors, it's a pretty damn solid operating system. I've installed a number of apps and games on here and I haven't run into a problem yet.

Performance is a bit better than windows 7 32 bits from what I can see (the atom is still slower than the sloth.)

With this initial experience I'd probably give it a 8/10.
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post #139 of 139
no MS Security Essentials does seem rather daft. They need to fix that imo
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