There’s a new post on The Windows Blog indicating that general availability of the Windows 7 Beta download will end on February 10th. Here’s the calendar:
The shutdown of general availability for the Windows 7 Beta will occur in 3 phases over the course of the next few weeks: Starting January 27th, the Windows 7 page will be updated with a warning that time is running out on downloading the Windows 7 Beta and that we will be limiting downloads shortly. People will be encouraged to register and start the download of the Windows 7 Beta sooner rather than later. February 10th, new downloads of the Windows 7 Beta will no longer be available. People who have already started their Windows 7 Beta download and have not yet finished will still be able to finish their download and are encouraged to do so. February 12th, people will no longer be able to complete their download of the Windows 7 Beta. Anyone who hasn’t finished downloading the Windows 7 Beta will be unable to do so.
The shutdown of general availability for the Windows 7 Beta will occur in 3 phases over the course of the next few weeks:
If you’ve been holding off downloading the Beta, at least now you’ve got a timeframe to work with.
If you want it, go start downloading it by February 10!
.. and you’ve only got nine days left to finish your download. Here’s a lazy cut-and-paste from my previous