Thread: Vista Beta 2
05-23-2006, 09:07 PM #1Vista Beta 2
Windows Vista Beta 2 is supposedly a public beta, but how do I go about downloading and installing a copy of it? Thank you for any help you give to me.
05-24-2006, 01:17 AM #2
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- iMac 17" Intel Core Duo 1.83GHz 512 MB Ram 128 vRAM 60GB HD
you can't install it on a mac through boot camp, but you have to go download it from a msdn account, then burn it onto a cd and then install it onto the computer.the back of our computer looks better than the front of theirs
Originally Posted by Super_boy22
06-08-2006, 04:59 AM #3Asoulintime1982GuestOriginally Posted by BlindingLights
06-08-2006, 07:11 AM #4
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- MBP, 2.0Ghz, 2GB RAM, 120GB HDD, 1991 Powerbook 100, Gen 2 Nano, Gen 1 Touch
I'm downloading it now.
So far about 800MB of 3.2GB.
You can get it from Microsoft if you have a Hotmaill account (or MSDN account), as this is a "Microsoft Live" password.
Servers are rammed at the mo, but be patient. Also, you need a Product Key generated by Microsoft. This should be automatically assigned when you go thru the pages to download the beta.
Should have it up and running later. Will post screenshots asap.
Originally Posted by Asoulintime1982Oh...and only pretty girls use Macs...
06-08-2006, 12:31 PM #5
bootcamp may not run it because it is only able to install windows xp sp2, not win xp and then sp2MoTM honor roll...
i dont remember
06-08-2006, 12:49 PM #6
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