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Windows 7: Windows Live Mail/Essentials Beta

20 Apr 2010   #1
24c

Win7 x64 Ult
 
 
Windows Live Mail/Essentials Beta

Good news-
A short time ago, I got a beta version of WLM which had the ribbon like Office.

Bad news -
A short time after installing it, I fried C: drive, and somehow managed to erase everything on my data drive too - not a good day at all.

Current news -
I cannot remember where I got/find the software. I don't recall if it was a Windows Live Essentials, or just Windows Live Mail. I think I was invited to get it because of past beta experience, but not sure.

Question -
Does anybody know what I am talking about and how I might get it again?


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20 Apr 2010   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

It hasn't been in beta stage for a while, but Windows Live Mail is part of the Windows Live Essentials.
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20 Apr 2010   #3
24c

Win7 x64 Ult
 
 

I cannot recall the "proper" name for the software - that's probably why I cannot find it.

Pretty sure it was a new version of WLM with the ribbon.
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20 Apr 2010   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate, OS X 10.7, Ubuntu 11.04
 
 

If you were officially invited to test it you'd likely have it on connect.microsoft.com on your dashboard.
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20 Apr 2010   #5
24c

Win7 x64 Ult
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DarkNovaGamer View Post
If you were officially invited to test it you'd likely have it on connect.microsoft.com on your dashboard.
I though of that - not there - that'll teach me to slack off on backing up to an external drive.
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20 Apr 2010   #6

Windows 7 Ultimate, OS X 10.7, Ubuntu 11.04
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by 24c View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DarkNovaGamer View Post
If you were officially invited to test it you'd likely have it on connect.microsoft.com on your dashboard.
I though of that - not there - that'll teach me to slack off on backing up to an external drive.
Sounds like you got a leaked copy which I really do not suggest using. Just my 2 cents though.
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20 Apr 2010   #7
24c

Win7 x64 Ult
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DarkNovaGamer View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by 24c View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DarkNovaGamer View Post
If you were officially invited to test it you'd likely have it on connect.microsoft.com on your dashboard.
I though of that - not there - that'll teach me to slack off on backing up to an external drive.
Sounds like you got a leaked copy which I really do not suggest using. Just my 2 cents though.
It might have been, I honestly don't recall. I have tried "leaked" copies of things if I know the source, but not usually on this machine. I have an older one for "play time".
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