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Windows Server 2012 goes live

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    Windows Server 2012 goes live

    Windows Server 2012 has gone live as of 8 AM Pacific Time (GMT - 7) today.

    I haven't seen it yet on TechNet but I imagine it will show up soon.

    (Disclaimer: I do not work for Microsoft or a Microsoft reseller. I speak only as a consumer / end-user. Thank you.)

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    Thanks for the reminder, It's showing on Technet for me and am downloading now
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    I feel like someone needs to say,"Gentlemen, start your servers."
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    Hafnarfjörður IS
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    Linux Centos 7, W8.1, W7, W2K3 Server W10

    Hi downloaders.

    Have they fixed the flash player problem yet -- I could never get any video stuff using flash on IE 10 to play in Windows 2012 server but sound worked just fine. (Using the previous RTM - TechNet version -- not a Torrent),

    All I got for example say using the BBC web site was the sound (worked perfectly) but the video remained as either a grey or black box --whatever settings I made in IE10 on Windows server 2012.

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    I'm getting a spinning green circle followed by an error at the present time from MSDN with this download. The other products seem ok.
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    It's showing for me on TechNet. Getting now !


    My downloading is halting with an error message Will try later !
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    Mine came down with no problems at all, I did switch to IE for the download though as technet always seems to screw up my downloads in FF.
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    Yeah, I always use IE for my MSDN downloads. We also use Microsoft Dynamics at work as a CRM. Those are the only 2 things that I use IE for.
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    BTW: It's downloading now, whatever problem I was having earlier has cleared.
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    Uhhhh, I just looked at the info on Wikipedia and I'm reading that Server 2012 comes with the Metro UI. Are you F'ing kidding me, this is in the server product too????

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