We’re very happy to announce that the Release Candidate of Essentials 2010 is now available.
The download package is in 4 self-extracting files which need to be unpacked to the same folder (e.g. c:\Essentials). The total download size is about 5GB.
Once you have downloaded the RC and extracted the installation image, double click on the SetupSCE.exe and install.
Note 1: If you currently have the Beta of Essentials 2010 installed you will need to uninstall the Beta before installing the RC.
Note 2: If you currently use Essentials 2007 you will not be able to upgrade to Essentials 2010 RC.
Based on your feedback, the following new functionality is included in the RC:
For information on known issues in the release candidate, please refer to the release notes.
Updated documentation for the RC:
We have two goals for the release candidate that we need your help with:
You can give us feedback on the release candidate in the Essentials 2010 Forum.