Since the beginning of the year, the developer community joined one of the most exciting initiatives to shape the future of Team System, the Team System 2010 Community Technical Preview program. Now is time to take the next step and as most of you know, if you’ve been using the Team System 2010 Community Tech Preview VPC, you’ve probably noticed that the instance of Visual Studio within the VPC is getting close to expiring.
We expect that the Team System CTP will cease functioning around the end of the year and after that return the message “The evaluation period for Visual Studio Trial Edition has ended”.
Now what? well Microsoft posted a set of links to provide some guidance on how to deal with the Team System 2010 CTP Expiration in our sites Connect and MSDN download pages.
If you want to have additional information that may help you to work around this issue, I saw these excellent posts that in my opinion should answer many of your questions:
· JeffBe Blog Post
· Brian Keller’ Blog Post
Also the first episode of 10-4 shows customers how to download the VPC and how to disable the clock: http://channel9.msdn.com/shows/10-4/10-4-Episode-1-Working-with-the-Visual-Studio-2010-CTP-VPC/
Thanks so much for your active participation and the feedback provided. Way to go!
Thank you developer community!Since the beginning of the year, the developer community joined one of...