Get Ready, Windows Vista RC2 Build 5744 is Almost here!

From Microsoft via NeoWin
The following page showed up on Microsoft’s download site for Customer Preview Participants testing Windows Vista.
"This page includes information to help you download Windows Vista RC2, a new test build. This build (5744) has a number of improvements and updates from previous builds, and has been through daily testing processes to refine quality and performance. We are making this release available for a limited time only (and only by download) in order to get broad distribution and testing in a variety of PC configurations. Please note: This build may not have the same level of support or servicing via Windows Update as RC1, and you may not be able to upgrade from this build to the final version of Windows Vista. To continue, please use the links below to start the download. Otherwise, please click here to access the download for Windows Vista RC1 (build 5600)."
Check it out here
Sigh, and I just installed Windows Vista x64 build 5728 Sunday, oh well, looking forward to it as usual.
In related news, Microsoft is rumoured to be distributing Vista coupons to system builders for customers who purchase a new PC with Windows XP between October 26, 2006 to March 15, 2007.
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11 responses to “Get Ready, Windows Vista RC2 Build 5744 is Almost here!

  1. Ken

    still no link to RC2 yet… that just \’redirect\’ to RC1.. 🙂
    anyway.. just started to play with my 5728…. time to reinstall again !!!!

  2. Andre

    Yeah, they are prepping, should have it this week hopefully.

  3. René F.

    It\’s now available to download.

  4. Andre

    Downloading already 🙂 Thanks Fritz

  5. .:.dArWiN - bOnIlLa.:.

    no funciona el link

  6. Andre

    Hi Darwin, its not available yet to CPP participants, should be sometime early next week.

  7. Unknown

    weird… downloading 5744 as we speak *_*

  8. Unknown

    can anyone tell me the resolves and updates of rc2?

  9. tony

    installed it only 3 days to activate it Vista RC2 Build 5744

  10. Andre

    No Name, the default is 3 days if you have a working internet connection, it will automatically activate after. The grace period is really 30 days.

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