Still running Win 7 ? Want to be part of the new Edge Insider Beta Program ?

Discussion in 'Windows 7' started by SAM-R, Dec 6, 2018.

  1. SAM-R

    SAM-R MDL Guru

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  2. ThomasMann

    ThomasMann MDL Expert

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    Is that sarcasm?
    Even Microsoft is getting rid off Edge,,,,
     
  3. Enthousiast

    Enthousiast MDL Tester

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    Click link and read:rolleyes::rolleyes:
     
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  4. ThomasMann

    ThomasMann MDL Expert

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    They will be using Chromium, so I did not think that possible, thanks.
    Always trust Microsoft to come with something new to fool people.
     
  5. Enthousiast

    Enthousiast MDL Tester

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    Of course, MSFT is the fool :D:D
     
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  6. Joe C

    Joe C MDL Guru

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    Microsoft is worth a gazillion dollars....you'd think they could actually pay some people to work on their browser, that's really cheesy to expect others to do your job for you for free
     
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  7. nodnar

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    to sum it up; they are asking people to be their beta testers. [again.]
     
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  8. coleoptere2007

    coleoptere2007 MDL Guru

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    As they do since the beginning of Windows 10 :D
     
  9. foxyrick

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    That's why they are worth a gazillion dollars.
     
  10. SAM-R

    SAM-R MDL Guru

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    You really don't know much about Microsoft Beta programs The IE Beta Program started out on connect.microsoft.com for non-payed testers many years ago.
     
  11. Michaela Joy

    Michaela Joy MDL Crazy Lady

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    Sad to say, but Everybody is a beta tester.

    The question is: Did you pay or did you beta test for free?
     
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  12. lolnothankyou

    lolnothankyou MDL Novice

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    Hell no!
     
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  13. Mr.X

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    But but beta testing for what?

    They are releasing crappier builds and updates as time goes by.

    Damn it!
     
  14. Joe C

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  15. Bat.1

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    If You're running Home or Pro then you're a BETA tester. Insiders are ALPHA testers o_O
     
  16. nodnar

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    alpha testers my foot. m$ is supposed to provide a finished-because they charge for it- product.
    as the almost weekly updates [`builds`] prove, w10 [ edge included] it is nothing of the sort.
     
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  17. Joe C

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    still way too easy to install free.... all you need is a 7 or 8/8.1 license to activate 10
     
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  18. ashish.k

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    That's Semi-Annual channel (Targeted) branch. Even Enterprise and 2019 LTSC are on same build versions. Also Windows Server 2019 is on same build version as ALL Win10 v1809. Hence all are "beta" testers.

    The latest LTSB "stable" builds ATM are Win10 Enterprise 2016 LTSB (v1607, RS1) and Windows Server 2016. These are supported for until 2026 I believe (~10 years).

    Also Semi-Annual channel (formally, Current Branch for Business) is v1803 is regarded "stable" for businesses now.
     
  19. Joe C

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    Please provide data about Connect, I can't find anything about it
     
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