The Windows Vista SP1 Deployment Team is organising an upcoming Install Fair being held in Redmond at month’s end. If you’re in neighborhood, you can can drop-in there.
Windows Vista SP1 Beta Install Fair
Windows Vista SP1 Beta includes changes to improve performance, reliability, security and application compatibility.
- Date: 27 October 2007 from 9:00a to 3:00p
- Location: Redmond Campus / Microsoft Conference Center (Building 33), McKinley Room
- Audience: Microsoft employees, friends & family
- There are 2 timeslots with a maximum of 90 openings each for desktops
- 9:00a to 12:00p
- 1:00p to 3:00p
- There is 1 timeslot with a maximum of 20 openings for laptops
- 9:00a to 3:00p
Microsoft internal registrations: Install Fair Sign-up (first come, first served) (site is MS internal-only)
The goals of the Install Fair are to:
- Update 100 Windows Vista RTM PCs or laptops with less commonly found applications, configurations and devices to Windows Vista SP1 Beta.
- Acquire valuable feedback about the Windows Update and stand-alone installation experience from the broader community.
- Send attendees away with a usable Beta version of Windows Vista SP1.
- Generate excitement about Windows Vista SP1 Beta.
What to bring:
- Your PC, its power cable and a DVI-to-VGA converter if necessary
- Monitors, keyboards, mice, network cables and speakers.
- Windows Vista Ultimate SP1 Beta DVDs and product keys.
- Update analysis tools.
- Food, beverages and a gift for participating!
Checklist/Criteria to attend:
- My important data has been backed up!
- My PC operating system is Windows Vista RTM.
- My PC has an Intel/AMD Processor running at 1 GHz or higher.
- My PC has a minimum of 512MB of RAM.
- My PCs video adapter is AGP4x/8x or PCIe with a minimum of 64MB of RAM.
- My PCs hard disk has a minimum of 6GB of free space (on the same partition as Windows Vista) to allow for installation and analysis tools.
- My PC has a DVD-ROM drive.
We look forward to seeing you there…
The Windows Vista SP1 Install Fair Team
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