Here’s all the info about Office 2010 Beta Release in this article.
A recent announcement from the MS Office team at Microsoft has made clear that the limited technical preview of Office 2010 will soon be unavailable to its Technical Preview users.
As the user feedback from Technical Preview of Office 2010 had done its job of pointing out any discrepancies in the MS Office application suite, it was time for Microsoft to make the next move and release the beta version of MS Office 2010 to the mass audience.
The tentative month of Office 2010 Beta release is November 2009 but the exact date is yet to be released by the Office team. The Technical preview of Office 2010 was limited but the Beta release will be available to every willing user. The release will be made available on most of the popular download portals (including this site).
This Beta release annoucement was mailed to all the Technical Preview users of Office 2010. Here ‘s an excerpt from the announement mail.
“Thank you for continuing to utilize, evaluate and provide feedback on the Microsoft Office 2010 Technical Preview. We wanted to notify you [that] Office 2010 Beta will be available for you to download next month (November 2009).The Beta release of Office 2010 marks the end of the Technical Preview program you currently belong to.
We will release the Beta on public download sites, where you can download and install a newer build of Office 2010 client software. At that time, you will also get your first look at the exciting new features we have added to server products such as SharePoint,”
We will keep track of the beta release of Office 2010. Keep checking in.