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  1. #1


    Posts : 4
    Windows 7

    Windows 8 beta


    Is this the download page for windows 8 beta or is this for developers only?

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    Hafnarfjörður IS
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    Hi there
    no it's totally for unrestricted public use -- no keys or activation required.

    Cheers
    jimbo
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  3. #3


    Posts : 4
    Windows 7


    but is that windows 8 beta?
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  4. #4


    Not Beta, that's the developer preview version.
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  5. #5


    I would try both older alphas and 8102 if I were you, just to give a better idea of what is changing
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  6. #6


    naples florida
    Posts : 46
    win 7 ( 64 bit)


    it don't say anything about beta it says (Windows 8 Developer Preview downloads).
    i think your (like most of us)just wishing to hard for a new build.(lol)

    scrooge
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  7. #7


    Quote Originally Posted by jimbo45 View Post
    Hi there
    no it's totally for unrestricted public use -- no keys or activation required.

    Cheers
    jimbo
    Jimbo

    Sometimes second or third install actually might ask for a key and they are available from MS. It is of course for unrestricted public use but will time out (hopefully after beta is released)
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