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Free Microsoft Software - Are you keeping it a secret?

Free Microsoft Software - Are you keeping it a secret?

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Great news, the BlogMS Resource Guide to Free Microsoft Software and Online Services has been updated.   Don't keep it a secret share the news and I'm sure you will make someone VERY HAPPY!!   Here is a summary of what you will find in the guide:

  • Microsoft Trial Software
  • Microsoft Connect - Get Involved Early
  • Express Editions of Microsoft Software
  • Windows Software and Services
  • Windows Live OneCare Software and Services
  • Windows Live Software and Services
  • Other Live and Online Software and Services
  • Microsoft Office Software and Services
  • Other Desktop and Server Software
  • Security Software
  • Support and Administration Tools and Online Services
  • Microsoft Solution Accelerator Tools and Resources
  • Microsoft Patterns and Practices (for developers)
  • Software and Source Code (for developers)
  • Microsoft Research
  • Microsoft e-Learning, Virtual Labs, Events and Webcasts
  • Licensing Online services

There are a number of other programs that provide cost effective access to Microsoft software.   The resource guide will provide a high-level overview of the following:

  • Microsoft Volume Licensing
  • TechNet Plus Subscription
  • MSDN Subscription
  • Microsoft Partner Program: Action Packs
  • Microsoft Open License for Charities
  • Microsoft BizSpark
  • Microsoft DreamSpark


  • This is a GREAT idea! Thanks for a wonderful resource like this! It's hard sometimes to find all of these and this will be a timesaver.

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