I joined the connect beta beta program for this a while back. I never
tested it because I discovered you have to use it on a dual core pc,
and I didn't have one to spare at the time. The last email I received
from them on June 9th said "Windows Thin PC has been released to
manufacturing (RTM), and will be available for our SA customers to
download starting July 1, 2011."
On 6/22/11, Bob Wickberg <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> The link they have you follow to get to the release candidate takes you to
> a site that doesn't seem to mention the thin client. Might not be quite
> ready yet?
> Bob Wickberg
> Technology Coordinator
> Brattleboro Union High School District # 6
> School Information Technology Discussion <[log in to unmask]> writes:
>>In an email from Microsoft, they mentioned a new product in beta.
>>"Microsoft Windows Thin PC (WinTPC) enables customers to repurpose
>>existing PCs as thin clients by providing a smaller footprint, locked
>>down version of Windows 7. This provides organizations with significant
>>Don't know that I'll be signing up for the beta, but would like to hear
>>from anyone who tries this out.
Educational Technology Specialist
Vergennes Union Elementary School